NASDAQ, DOW, and S&P 500 All Hit 52 Week High

NASDAQ, S&P 500 Index and DOW Break 52 Week Highs

Wednesday NASDAQ, S&P 500 Index and DOW hit new 52-week highs. NASDAQ closed the day at 8202.53 after reaching its 52-week high of 8228.60 during trading. That is a 60.80 point (0.75%) increase. S&P 500 Index closed the day at 2993.07 after setting a new intraday 52-week high of 3002.98 during trading. That is a 13.44 point (0.45%) increase. DOW closed the day at 26860.20 after setting a new intraday 52-week high of 26983.45 during trading. That is a 76.71 point (0.29%) increase.

Market Sectors

The market sectors were mixed Wednesday with a majority of the sectors trending up. Energy saw the biggest increase of the day (1.40%), while the Financials sector saw the biggest drop (-0.46%). Information Technology has seen the biggest year-to-date gain of 28.39%.

Energy saw the biggest turn-around compared to its 5-day performance (-0.86%), as it went up by 1.40%. Financials saw a turn-around from its 5-day performance of 0.51% trading down -0.46%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Energy, up 1.40%.
  • Communication Services, up 1.26%.
  • Information Technology, up 0.80%.
  • Consumer Staples, up 0.74%.
  • Real Estate, up 0.52%.
  • Consumer Discretionary, up 0.39%.
  • Healthcare, up 0.36%.
  • Utilities, up 0.32%.
  • Materials, down -0.19%.
  • Industrials, down -0.29%.
  • Financials, down -0.46%.

Stocks that hit their 52-week highs today

  • American Express Company (AXP) ended the day at $126.89
  • Walt Disney Co (DIS) ended the day at $143.54
  • Mcdonald’s Corp (MCD) ended the day at $213.00
  • Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) ended the day at $137.85
  • Procter & Gamble Co (PG) ended the day at $113.75
  • Travelers Companies Inc (TRV) ended the day at $153.33
  • Visa Inc (V) ended the day at $179.31
  • Walmart Inc (WMT) ended the day at $112.98

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