© Reuters. United States: Equity markets end higher; the Dow Jones Industrial Average index gains 1.86%
Investing.com – United States: Equity markets ended the session higher on Monday; the growth of the , , and sectors contributed to this increase.
At the close in NYSE, the index was up 1.86%, while the index was up 2.65%, and the index was up 3.43%.
The best performance of the session for the index is to be credited to the title JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:) up 4.20% or 4.67 points for a closing price of 115.86. In second position, we find Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:) which gained 3.92% or 8.97 points for a close at 237.53. The title American Express Company (NYSE:) completes this top three with an increase of 3.46% or 4.73 points for an end of the session at 141.54.
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:) posted the worst performance of the session, losing 0.72% or 0.24 points for a closing price of 33.00. 3M Company (NYSE:) gains 0.20% or 0.23 points and ends at 113.86. For its part, Dow Inc (NYSE:) takes 0.31% or 0.14 points for a closing price of 45.26.
The best performances of the S&P 500 index go to Ceridian HCM Holding Inc. (NYSE:) which gains 8.08% for a price of 56.04, DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:) up 7.33% to 13.91 and Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:) gained 7.01% to close at 219.35.
The worst performing values are Fox Corp. Class A (NASDAQ:) down 9.41% to 28.58 at the close, Fox Corp Class B (NASDAQ:) which lost 8.09% to 26.80 and Kroger Company (NYSE:), down 2 .43% to 42.11 at the close.
The best performance of the NASDAQ Composite index goes to Acorda Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:) which gains 167.52% for a price of 0.90, Inpixon (NASDAQ:) up 90.59% to 9.11 and Fednat Holding Co (NASDAQ:) which gains 60.35 % for a closing price of 0.83.
The worst performing values are NGM Biopharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:) down 70.48% to 3.41 at the close, Minerva Neurosciences Inc (NASDAQ:) which lost 69.55% to 4.09 and Intelligent Living Application Group Inc (NASDAQ:), down 54.07% to close at 2.99.
Rising stocks outnumbered falling stocks on the New York Stock Exchange by 2,644 values at 485 and 94 flat; on the NASDAQ, 2866 values recorded an increase and 919 recorded a decrease, 219 remained unchanged.
Fox Corp Class A (NASDAQ:) securities fell to a 52-week low, after falling 9.41% or 2.97 points to a price of 28.58. Fox Corp Class B (NASDAQ:) shares fell to a 52-week low after dropping 8.09% or 2.36 points to a price of 26.80. NGM Biopharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:) shares fell and reached a historic low, after dropping 70.48% or 8.14 points for a price of 3.41.
The index, which measures the implied volatility of S&P 500 index options, fell 2.03% to 31.37.
On the other hand, gold for December delivery gained 0.34% or 5.65 points to $1.00 per troy ounce. Regarding other commodities, crude oil for December delivery remained unchanged at 0.00% or 0.00 points for a price of $84.65 a barrel, while Brent for December delivery gained 0.15% i.e. 0.14 points for a price of $91.77 a barrel.
The EUR/USD pair rose 1.22% to 0.98, while the USD/JPY pair gained 0.21% to 149.05.
The US Dollar Index fell 1.05% to 112.01.