© Reuters. US: Stock Markets End Lower; The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.49 percent.
Investing.com – US: Stock markets ended the session lower on Monday; the decrease in , , and the sectors contributed to this decrease.
At the close on the NYSE, the index was down 0.49%, hitting a 1-month low, while the index was down 0.90%, and the index was down 0.49% 1.49%.
The best performer of the session for the index has to be credited to the title Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ: ) which rose 0.69% or 0.27 points to trade at 39.32 at the close. In the second position we find Chevron Corp (NYSE: ) which gained 0.69% or 1.16 points to end at 169.88. The title JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE: ) completed this top three with an increase of 0.60% or 0.77 points to end the session at 130.06.
Walt disney The Company (NYSE: ) was the worst performer of the session, losing 4.77% or 4.30 points to trade at 85.78 at the close. Nike Inc (NYSE: ) declined 2.74% or 2.90 points to end at 103.05. For its part, Home Depot Inc (NYSE: ) declined 1.86% or 6.01 points to trade at 317.33.
The best performers of the S&P 500 index go to NRG Energy Inc (NYSE: ) which gains 1.58% to price 31.54, Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: ) rose 1.53% to 41.82 and Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: ) gained 1.48% to close at 151.45.
The worst performers were Warner Bros Discovery Inc (NASDAQ: ), which fell 6.66% to 9.25 at the close. Under Armour Inc A (NYSE: ), which lost 6.01% to 9.54 and CarMax Inc (NYSE: ), down 5.45% to close at 58.09.
The top performers of the NASDAQ Composite index go to Madrigal Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: ), which gains 268.07% to a price of 234.83, Axcella Health Inc (NASDAQ: ) up 165.27% to 0.43 and Soleno Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: ) which rose 103.86% to close at 1.85.
The worst performers were Cosmos Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: ), which fell 67.01% to 7.59 at the close. Pingtan Navy Enterprise Ltd (NASDAQ: ) which lost 11.72% to 0.58 and Schmitt Industries Inc (NASDAQ: ), down 44.88% to 0.46 at the close.
Declining stocks outpaced advancing stocks on the New York Stock Exchange by 2,222 values to 876 and 87 flat; on the NASDAQ, 2695 values fell and 1055 rose, 167 remained unchanged.
Warner Bros Discovery Inc (NASDAQ:) stock declined to a low of 6.66% or 0.66 points to trade at 9.25. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: ) stock dipped to a 52-week low after decreasing 4.77% or 4.30 points to trade at 85.78. Madrigal Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: ) shares surged to a three-year high after gaining 268.07% or 171.03 points to trade at 234.83. Schmitt Industries Inc (NASDAQ: )’s stock declined to an all-time low, decreasing 44.88% or 0.37 points to trade at 0.46.
The index, which measures the implied volatility of S&P 500 index options, fell 0.93% to 22.41.
On the other hand, gold for delivery in February fell 0.21% or 3.85 points to $1.00 per troy ounce. Among other commodities, Crude oil for February delivery rose 1.87% or 1.39 points to settle at $75.85 a barrel, while Brent for February delivery rose 1.45% or 1.15 points to a price at $80.19 per barrel.
EUR/USD was unchanged 0.22% at 1.06, while USD/JPY rose 0.19% to 136.95.
The US Dollar Index was unchanged 0.00% at 104.33.