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

NASDAQ Leads The Way, Up 1.15%

Markets were up today with all three major indices finishing the day higher. NASDAQ saw the strongest performance with an increase of 83.67 points (1.15%) to 7347.54, while DOW and S&P 500 Index went up 0.70% and 0.68% respectively.

Market Sectors

The market sectors were mixed Monday with a majority of the sectors trending up. Information Technology saw the biggest increase of the day (1.60%), while Healthcare saw the biggest drop (-0.34%). Energy has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 13.06%.

Consumer Discretionary saw the biggest turnaround from its 5-day performance of -0.11%, as it went up 0.64%. Healthcare and Materials both saw turn arounds from their five day positive performance, Healthcare with a drop of -0.34%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Information Technology went up with a 1.60% change.
  • Industrials went up with a 1.30% change.
  • Communication Services went up with a 0.95% change.
  • Real Estate went up with a 0.65% change.
  • Consumer Discretionary went up with a 0.64% change.
  • Consumer Staples went up with a 0.61% change.
  • Financials went up with a 0.38% change.
  • Utilities went up with a 0.21% change.
  • Energy went up with a 0.17% change.
  • Materials went down with a -0.23% change.
  • Healthcare went down with a -0.34% change.

Stocks that hit their 52 week high today

  • Boeing Co (BA) ended the day at $397.00
  • Procter & Gamble Co (PG) ended the day at $98.03

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