NASDAQ Leads The Way For S&P 500 Index And DOW As All Three Indices Rise

NASDAQ Leads The Way, Up 1.29%

Markets were up today with all three major indices finishing the day higher. NASDAQ saw the strongest performance with an increase of 91.40 points (1.29%) to 7164.86, while S&P 500 Index and DOW went up 0.85% and 0.75% respectively.

Market Sectors

The market sectors were mixed Friday with a majority of the sectors trending up. Materials saw the biggest increase of the day (1.92%), while Utilities saw the biggest drop (1.33%). Energy has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 8.30%.

Communication Services saw the biggest turnaround from its 5-day performance of -0.80%, as it went up 1.01%. Utilities and Consumer Staples saw turn arounds from their five day positive performance, Utilities with a drop of 1.33%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Materials went up with a 1.92% change.
  • Information Technology went up with a 1.45% change.
  • Industrials went up with a 1.29% change.
  • Energy went up with a 1.18% change.
  • Real Estate went up with a 1.18% change.
  • Consumer Discretionary went up with a 1.05% change.
  • Communication Services went up with a 1.01% change.
  • Financials went up with a 0.85% change.
  • Healthcare went up with a 0.14% change.
  • Consumer Staples went down with a -0.24% change.
  • Utilities went down with a -1.33% change.

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