US stock market closed with a fall, Dow Jones fell by 3.39%
The US stock market closed trading Friday fall in the background of negative dynamics from the finance sector, raw materials and technologies.
At the close on the New York Stock Exchange Dow Jones fell by 3.39%, reaching a 3-month low, the index S P 500 dropped to 3,60%, NASDAQ Composite Index fell 4.12%.
Growth leaders include Dow Jones index component on the basis of today’s trading stocks were Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT), which fell to 0.14 h (0.19%), closing at 71,96.. Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE: VZ) stock fell 0.24 h (0.44%), ending trading at 54.43.. Paper UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE: UNH) fell 1.90 h (1.37%), closing at 137.29..
Leaders of falling were shares of Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE: GS), whose price fell to 10.80 h (7.07%), ending the session at around 141.86.. Stocks JPMorgan Chase Co (NYSE: JPM) rose to 4.45 h (6.95%), to close at 59.60, aCaterpillar Inc (NYSE: CAT). Decreased in value by 5.19 h (6.64. %) and closed trading at around 73.03.
The leaders of growth among the components of the index SP 500 at the end of today’s trading were the shares of Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM), which rose 5.09% to reach 37,19, Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), which scored 2.17 %, to close at 35.34, and shares of Consolidated Edison Inc (NYSE: ED), which rose by 2.02%, ending the session at around 78.41.
Leaders of falling were shares of Invesco Plc (NYSE: IVZ), which fell in price by 13.67% to close at 25.57. Shares of Lincoln National Corporation company (NYSE: LNC) lost 13.30% and closed the session at 38.47. Quotes Delphi Automotive plc (NYSE: DLPH) fell in price by 12.22% to reach 62.07.
The leaders of growth among the NASDAQ Composite index components on the basis of today’s trading were the shares of Biostar Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: BSPM), which rose by 30.58% to the level of 4,2700, Micronet Enertec Technologies Inc (NASDAQ: MICT), who scored 27, 16%, to close at 2,047, as well as shares of Skullcandy Inc (NASDAQ: SKUL), which increased by 23.08%, ending the session at around 5,760.
Leaders of falling were shares Zais Group Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: ZAIS), which fell in price by 25.37% to close at 3,000. Shares of the company Ultrapetrol Ltd (NASDAQ: ULTR) lost 19.12% and closed the session at 0.3316. Quotes PhotoMedex Inc (NASDAQ: PHMD) fell in price by 17.24% to reach 0.2400.
On the New York Stock Exchange, the number of decliners securities (2719) exceeded the number closed in positive territory (594) and quotes 14 shares remained virtually unchanged. On the NASDAQ securities 2204 companies fell, 405 rose, a 33 remained at the previous close.
Stock quotes Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) rose to 3-year high, rising 5.09%, 1.80 p, and finished trading at around 37.19.. Stock quotes Consolidated Edison Inc (NYSE: ED) have risen to historic highs, rising by 2.02%, 1.55 p, and finished trading at around 78.41..
The volatility index CBOE Volatility Index, which is generated on the basis of options trading indicators S P 500 increased by 43.65% to 24.78 mark, reaching a new three-month high.
Gold futures for delivery added 4.52% in August, or 57.15, reaching $ 1.320,25 an ounce. As for other commodities, the price of oil WTI with delivery fell by 4.97% in August, or 2.49, to $ 47.62 a barrel. Brent crude oil futures with delivery fell by 4.87% in August, or 2.48, to $ 48.43 a barrel.
Meanwhile Forex pair EUR / USD fell 2.46% to 1.1103, and the quotation USD / JPY fell 3.53%, reaching 102.42.
USD Index rose 2.52% to 95.68.