NASDAQ Drags Down S&P 500 Index And DOW As Markets Drop

NASDAQ Drops 86.93 Points

The market finished lower for all three major indices, as NASDAQ saw a drop of 1.18%, closing at 7288.35 dragging S&P 500 Index and DOW down with it. S&P 500 Index closed down 0.93% at 2706.08, while DOW closed at 25169.53, down 0.87%.

Market Sectors

The market sectors were mixed Thursday with a majority of the sectors trending down. Utilities saw the biggest increase of the day (1.27%), while Energy saw the biggest drop (-2.13%). Industrials has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 14.00%.

Utilities saw the biggest turnaround from its 5-day performance of 2.00%, as it went up 1.27%. Energy and Information Technology experienced turn arounds from their five day positive performance, Energy with a drop of -2.13%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Utilities went up with a 1.27% change.
  • Real Estate went up with a 0.80% change.
  • Consumer Staples went down with a -0.08% change.
  • Industrials went down with a -0.75% change.
  • Consumer Discretionary went down with a -0.87% change.
  • Financials went down with a -0.94% change.
  • Communication Services went down with a -1.03% change.
  • Healthcare went down with a -1.06% change.
  • Materials went down with a -1.39% change.
  • Information Technology went down with a -1.44% change.
  • Energy went down with a -2.13% change.

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