U.S. stocks higher at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.86% -Breaking
Investing.com – U.S. stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher.
The index gained 1.45% while the index climbed 1.86 percent at the closing in NYSE. Meanwhile, the index was up 2.08%.
Walt was the best performer of the session. Disney Company (NYSE 🙂 rose by 3.33% to 4.75 points, closing at 147.23. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ 🙂 increased 2.25%, or 1.10 point to close at 49.91. Microsoft Corporation was also up 2.18%, or 6.65 to 31.21 in late trading.
These were the worst performers of the session. Amgen Inc (NASDAQ:) The close trade was at 239.19, down 1.58%. Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:) declined 1.55% or 0.96 points to end at 61.04 and Merck & Company Inc (NYSE:) was down 0.49% or 0.38 points to 76.53.
The top performers on the S&P 500 were Omnicom Group Inc (NYSE:) which rose 14.19% to 90.12, Enphase Energy Inc (NASDAQ:) The stock was 12.03% higher to settle at 161.89 Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc (NYSE:), which saw a gain of 10.16% and closed at 1608.74.
CVS Health Corp. (NYSE) fell 5.45%, to 104.79 in the late trade. Incyte Corporation. (NASDAQ) lost 2.55% to settle on 68.28. CDW Corp. (NASDAQ) dropped 2.46%, to 189.96.
Top performers of the NASDAQ Composite are US Ecology Inc (NASDAQ-:) rose by 67.73%, to 47.25 Tritium Dcfc Ltd (NASDAQ 🙂 rose 64.57% to settle in 15.70, and Gracell Biotechnologies Inc. was up 34.10% to close in 4.09.
These were the worst performers Zosano Pharma Corp (NASDAQ:), which fell 48.56% to 0.2431 during late trade QuinStreet Inc (NASDAQ:), which has lost 26.85%, to settle at 11.39 Society Pass Inc (NASDAQ) was at its lowest point of 23.72%, closing at 3.57
The New York Stock Exchange saw rising stocks surpass declining stocks by 2389 to 8,23. 141 closed unchanged. On the Nasdaq Stock Exchange 2743 rose, 1103 fell, and 178 finished unchanged.
Omnicom Group Inc shares (NYSE:) reached all-time highs. They rose by 14.19%, or 11.20 to 90%. US Ecology Inc (NASDAQ) shares rose 52 weeks to new highs. They rose 67.73%, or 19.08 to 47.25. Zosano Pharma Corp’s (NASDAQ) shares fell to their lowest levels ever, falling 48.56% (0.2295 to 0.2431). Tritium Dcfc Ltd’s (NASDAQ:), shares rose to new heights, rising by 64.57% (6.16 to 15.70). QuinStreet Inc’s shares (NASDAQ:), fell 26.85% to their 52-week lowest; they were down 4.18 to 11.39.
The , which measures the implied volatility of S&P 500 options, was down 6.90% to 19.96.
The April delivery of Gold Futures was at $1834.10 per troy ounce, up 0.3% or 6.20. In commodities trading, crude oil rose 0.64 percent to $90.00 per barrel in March. The April Brent oil contract increased 0.20 percent to $91.81 per barrel.
EUR/USD increased 0.03% from 1.1425 to 1.1425 and USD/JPY climbed 0.03%, to 115.53.
At 95.555, the US Dollar Index Futures fell 0.09%.
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