October 17, 2021

Stamp Pets

Snap Into A Slim Pets

U.S. stocks higher at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.09% By Investing.com


© Reuters. U.S. stocks higher at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.09%

Investing.com – U.S. stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher.

At the close in NYSE, the gained 0.09%, while the index climbed 0.15%, and the index gained 0.52%.

The best performers of the session on the were Dow Inc (NYSE:), which rose 1.93% or 1.20 points to trade at 63.26 at the close. Meanwhile, Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:) added 1.77% or 7.11 points to end at 408.56 and Caterpillar Inc (NYSE:) was up 1.65% or 3.45 points to 212.59 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:), which fell 1.25% or 2.22 points to trade at 175.39 at the close. Walmart Inc (NYSE:) declined 1.03% or 1.55 points to end at 148.90 and Home Depot Inc (NYSE:) was down 0.87% or 2.84 points to 324.90.

The top performers on the S&P 500 were Best Buy Co Inc (NYSE:) which rose 8.32% to 121.49, Wynn Resorts Limited (NASDAQ:) which was up 7.01% to settle at 99.44 and Capri Holdings Ltd (NYSE:) which gained 6.15% to close at 60.55.

The worst performers were Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ:) which was down 6.10% to 86.07 in late trade, Nielsen Holdings PLC (NYSE:) which lost 3.50% to settle at 21.80 and Pfizer Inc (NYSE:) which was down 3.10% to 48.38 at the close.

The top performers on the NASDAQ Composite were 111 Inc (NASDAQ:) which rose 30.62% to 8.020, CMI Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:) which was up 30.35% to settle at 26.84 and Sentage Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:) which gained 27.08% to close at 6.10.

The worst performers were Theravance Biopharma Inc (NASDAQ:) which was down 34.79% to 9.24 in late trade, Omega Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:) which lost 15.27% to settle at 18.97 and DatChat Inc (NASDAQ:) which was down 12.77% to 6.08 at the close.

Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the New York Stock Exchange by 2221 to 997 and 150 ended unchanged; on the Nasdaq Stock Exchange, 2354 rose and 1223 declined, while 159 ended unchanged.

Shares in Capri Holdings Ltd (NYSE:) rose to 52-week highs; rising 6.15% or 3.51 to 60.55. Shares in Theravance Biopharma Inc (NASDAQ:) fell to all time lows; down 34.79% or 4.93 to 9.24.

The , which measures the implied volatility of S&P 500 options, was up 0.41% to 17.22.

Gold Futures for December delivery was down 0.02% or 0.35 to $1805.95 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in October rose 3.08% or 2.02 to hit $67.66 a barrel, while the November Brent oil contract rose 3.07% or 2.10 to trade at $70.47 a barrel.

EUR/USD was up 0.13% to 1.1759, while USD/JPY rose 0.00% to 109.68.

The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.09% at 92.888.

Disclaimer: Fusion Media would like to remind you that the data contained in this website is not necessarily real-time nor accurate. All CFDs (stocks, indexes, futures) and Forex prices are not provided by exchanges but rather by market makers, and so prices may not be accurate and may differ from the actual market price, meaning prices are indicative and not appropriate for trading purposes. Therefore Fusion Media doesn`t bear any responsibility for any trading losses you might incur as a result of using this data.

Fusion Media or anyone involved with Fusion Media will not accept any liability for loss or damage as a result of reliance on the information including data, quotes, charts and buy/sell signals contained within this website. Please be fully informed regarding the risks and costs associated with trading the financial markets, it is one of the riskiest investment forms possible.