Investing.com – U.S. stocks were higher after closing on Thursday as gains, and sectors boosted stocks.
At the end of New York, the index was up 0.38%, the index was up 0.52% and the index was up 0.13%.
In terms of index components, the company recorded the best result Nike Inc. (NYSE :), it gained 2.30% or 3.56 points to close at 158.05. Meanwhile, The Travelers Company Inc. (NYSE) traded 1.41%, or 2.11 points higher, at 151.82. Chevron Corp (NYSE) was up 1.38% or 1.45 points at 106.19.
The worst performer of the session was Walkreens Boots Alliance Inc. (NASDAQ :), which fell 7.41% or 3.90 points to close at 48.71. Company Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE) was down 1.22% or 4.62 points at 374.91, while Walmart Inc. (NYSE) was down 1.20% or 1.69 points at the close. 139.33.
Among the components of the S&P 500 index, the company recorded the best result Diamondback Energy Inc. (Nasdaq :), which increased by 6.06% to end the session at 99.58. Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE) fell 5.05% to close at 32.85, while the company Marathon oil Corporation (NYSE :), which rose 4.04% to 14.17.
The biggest loser was Walkreens Boots Alliance Inc. (NASDAQ :), which traded down 7.41% at 48.71. At the close of trading, Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ 🙂 lost 5.73% to close at 80.11, while KLA-Tencore Corporation (NASDAQ 🙂 gained 3.85% to 311.72.
The best performers of the session on the Nasdaq Composite were Alterity Therapeutics Limited (Nasdaq :), which rose 63.85% to close at 2.1300. Company Troxate Group Inc. (Nasdaq 🙂 ended the day trading at 7,150, down 61.76%, and the company Marin software Inc. (Nasdaq :), it rose 39.24% to 14.94.
The company recorded the largest losses Citius Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq :), which ended 25.57% lower at 2.590. At the close of trading, Forks Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ 🙂 lost 23.45% to end the day trading at 1.1100, while the company 1Stypes.com Inc (Nasdaq 🙂 rose 21.75% to 27.24.
Shares of the New York Stock Exchange rose 2,074 to 1,087, and 131 remained unchanged. Of the companies listed on the Nasdaq Stock Exchange, 1,958 were gainers and 1,517 were losers, 148 were unchanged.
Shares of Diamondback Energy Inc. (NASDAQ 🙂 traded up 52 weeks, up 6.06% or 5.69, ending the session at 99.58. Shares of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE) traded up 52 weeks, gaining 4.04% or 0.55 to close at 14.17. Shares listed on Nike Inc. (NYSE 🙂 hit a historic high of 2.30% or 3.56 and closed the session at 158.05.
It measures the volatility of S&P 500 options, down 2.21% to 15.48, a 52-week new low.
Gold futures for August delivery were up 0.29% or 5.15 points at $ 1,776.75 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in the commodity trade, crude oil for delivery rose 2.03% or 1.49 to $ 74.96 in August, while the Brent oil deal rose 1.22% or 0.91 to $ 75.53 a barrel in September.
EUR / USD was down 0.07% at 1.1846 and USD / JPY was up 0.42% at 111.57.
The US dollar index futures rose 0.15% to 92.567.