© Reuters. United States: Equity markets end higher; the Dow Jones Industrial Average index gains 1.26%
Investing.com – United States: Equity markets ended the session higher on Friday; the growth of the , , and sectors contributed to this increase.
At the close in NYSE, the index was up 1.26%, while the index was up 1.36%, and the index was up 1.28%.
The best performance of the session for the index is to the credit of the title Nike Inc (NYSE:) up 6.01% or 5.43 points for a closing price of 95.83. In second position, we find Dow Inc (NYSE:) which gained 5.41% or 2.52 points for a close at 49.01. The title Caterpillar Inc (NYSE:) completes this top three with an increase of 4.37% or 9.58 points for an end of the session at 228.84.
Salesforce Inc (NYSE:) signs the worst performance of the session, losing 4.47% or 6.54 points for a closing price of 139.79. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:) fell 1.00% or 5.46 points and ended at 538.15. For its part, Apple Inc (NASDAQ:) dropped 0.19% or 0.27 points for a closing price of 138.38.
The best performances of the S&P 500 index go to Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold Inc (NYSE:) which wins 11.53% for a price of 35.20, Estee Lauder Companies Inc (NYSE:) up 8.69% to 210.62 and Newmont Goldcorp Corp (NYSE:) gained 8.55% to close at 41.02.
The worst performers were Warner Bros Discovery Inc (NASDAQ:) down 12.87% to close at 10.43, Live Nation Entertainment Inc. (NYSE:) which lost 7.25% to 70.88 and ServiceNow Inc (NYSE:), down 6.12% to close at 361.95.
The best performance of the NASDAQ Composite index goes to Huadi International Group Co Ltd (NASDAQ:) which gains 70.26% for a price of 180.00, Sentage Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:) up 34.54% to 4.09 and Digimarc Corporation (NASDAQ:) gained 29.35% to close at 18.95.
The worst performers were Pulmonx Corp (NASDAQ:) down 60.94% to 4.82 at the close, Funko Inc. (NASDAQ:) which lost 59.38% to 7.92 and Sensus Healthcare Inc (NASDAQ:), down 51.23% to close at 6.34.
Rising stocks outnumbered falling stocks on the New York Stock Exchange by 2275 values at 839 and 85 flat; on the NASDAQ, 2070 values recorded an increase and 1658 recorded a decrease, 202 remained unchanged.
Warner Bros. Discovery Inc (NASDAQ:) shares fell to a low, after falling 12.87% or 1.54 points to a price of 10.43. Live Nation Entertainment Inc (NYSE:) securities fell to a 52-week low, after falling 7.25% or 5.54 points to a price of 70.88. Salesforce Inc (NYSE:) shares fell to a 52-week low, after dropping 4.47% or 6.54 points to a price of 139.79. Shares of Huadi International Group Co Ltd (NASDAQ:) advanced and reached a historic high, after gaining 70.26% or 74.28 points for a price of 180.00. Pulmonx Corp (NASDAQ:) shares fell to an all-time low, after falling 60.94% or 7.52 points to a price of 4.82. Funko Inc (NASDAQ:) shares fell to a 52-week low, after dropping 59.38% or 11.58 points to a price of 7.92.
The index, which measures the implied volatility of S&P 500 index options, fell 2.96% to 24.55, a new one-month low.
On the other hand, gold for December delivery gained 3.30% or 53.80 points to $1.00 per troy ounce. Regarding other commodities, crude oil for delivery in December rose by 5.07% or 4.47 points for a price of $92.64 per barrel, while Brent for delivery in January gained 4.23% or 4.00 points for a price of $98.67 a barrel.
EUR/USD was up 2.16% at 1.00, while USD/JPY was down 1.12% at 146.61.
The US Dollar Index fell 1.91% to 110.65.