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U.S. stocks lower at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average down 0.05% By Investing.com

U.S. stocks lower at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average down 0.05% By Investing.com

© Reuters. US stocks fall at close of trading; The Dow Jones Industrial Average down 0.05%

Investing.com – U.S. stocks were lower after Friday’s close, as losses in , and sectors dragged shares lower.

At the close in NYSE, the index fell 0.05%, while the index fell 0.28%, and the index lost 0.56%.

The best performers of the session were The Travelers Companies Inc (NYSE:), which rose 0.63% or 1.19 points to trade at 190.52 at the close. Meanwhile, Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:) added 0.60% or 0.88 points to end at 146.61 and VerizonCommunications Inc (NYSE:) was up 0.56% or 0.21 points at 37.70 in late trading.

The worst performers of the session were Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:), which fell 1.84% or 0.49 points to trade at 26.11 at the close. Salesforce Inc (NYSE:) fell 0.90% or 2.39 points to end at 263.19 and Dow Inc (NYSE:) fell 0.71% or 0.39 points to 54.84.

The best performers in the S&P 500 index went to Boston Scientific Corp (NYSE:) which rose 2.72% to 57.81, Molina Health Inc. (NYSE:) up 1.47% to 361.65 and Hershey Co. (NYSE:) which gained 1.32% to close at 186.54.

The least efficient were Albemarle Corp (NYSE:) down 3.34% to 144.44 at close, Warner Bros Discovery Inc (NASDAQ:) which lost 2.65% to 11.38 and PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:) down 2.65% to 61.41 at the close.

The top performers on the NASDAQ Composite were Message background Inc (NASDAQ:) up 182.49% to 5.00, China SXT Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:) up 91.79% to 3.97 and Qilian International Holding Group Ltd (NASDAQ:) which gained 66.59% to close at 0.73.

The least efficient were Global Mofy Metaverse Ltd (NASDAQ:) down 49.91% to 5.58 at the end of the session, Cue Health Inc. (NASDAQ:) which lost 42.23% to 0.16 and MOBIX LABS, INC (NASDAQ:) which was down 34.42% to 4.02 at the close.

Declining stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the New York Stock Exchange in 2043, at 841, and 73 finished unchanged; On the Nasdaq Stock Exchange, 2511 fell and 918 rose, while 108 finished unchanged.

Boston Scientific Corp (NYSE:) shares hit all-time high; up 2.72% or 1.53 to 57.81. Sentage Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:) shares rose to a 52-week high, higher than its 52-week high. up 182.49% or 3.23 to 5.00. Cue Health Inc (NASDAQ:) Shares Hit All-Time Low; down 42.23% or from 0.12 to 0.16. MOBIX LABS, INC (NASDAQ:) shares hit all-time low; losing 34.42% or 2.11 to 4.02.

The index, which measures the implied volatility of S&P 500 options, was down 0.16% at 12.45.

Gold futures for February delivery fell 0.53% or 11.05 to $2,072.45 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, crude oil for February delivery fell 0.68% or 0.49 to $71.28 a barrel, while the March Brent oil contract fell 0.10%. or 0.08 to trade at $77.07 per barrel.

EUR/USD was unchanged 0.19% at 1.10, while USD/JPY was down 0.26% at 141.02.

U.S. dollar index futures rose 0.14% to 101.05.

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