© Reuters U.S. shares mixed at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.55%
Investing.com – U.S. equities were mixed at the close on Tuesday, as gains in the , and sectors propelled shares higher while losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
At the close in NYSE, the added 0.55%, while the index gained 0.17%, and the index declined 0.50%.
The biggest gainers of the session on the were Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:), which rose 2.57% or 10.18 points to trade at 406.34 at the close. JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:) added 2.39% or 3.93 points to end at 168.28 and UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:) was up 2.19% or 9.59 points to 447.13 in late trade.
Biggest losers included Walt Disney Company (NYSE:), which lost 2.03% or 3.13 points to trade at 151.03 in late trade. Salesforce.com Inc (NYSE:) declined 1.83% or 5.42 points to end at 291.42 and Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:) shed 1.47% or 0.73 points to 49.10.
The top performers on the S&P 500 were Dollar Tree Inc (NASDAQ:) which rose 9.17% to 144.71, APA Corporation (NASDAQ:) which was up 7.31% to settle at 28.47 and Nov Inc (NYSE:) which gained 6.87% to close at 12.92.
The worst performers were Best Buy Co Inc (NYSE:) which was down 12.31% to 121.01 in late trade, Agilent Technologies Inc (NYSE:) which lost 4.91% to settle at 154.78 and MGM Resorts International (NYSE:) which was down 4.56% to 42.51 at the close.
The top performers on the NASDAQ Composite were Aptevo Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:) which rose 160.96% to 16.91, Pasithea Therapeutics Corp (NASDAQ:) which was up 153.39% to settle at 5.60 and Qualigen Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:) which gained 104.00% to close at 2.550.
The worst performers were Society Pass Inc (NASDAQ:) which was down 71.32% to 11.18 in late trade, Longeveron LLC (NASDAQ:) which lost 38.94% to settle at 17.220 and Enjoy Technology Inc (NASDAQ:) which was down 33.54% to 4.300 at the close.
Declining stocks outnumbered rising ones by 1692 to 1585 and 118 ended unchanged; on the Nasdaq Stock Exchange, 2140 fell and 1622 advanced, while 183 ended unchanged on the New York Stock Exchange.
The , which measures the implied volatility of S&P 500 options, was up 1.10% to 19.38 a new 1-month high.
In commodities trading, Gold Futures for December delivery was down 0.88% or 15.95 to $1790.35 a troy ounce. Meanwhile, Crude oil for delivery in January rose 2.64% or 2.03 to hit $78.78 a barrel, while the January Brent oil contract rose 3.55% or 2.83 to trade at $82.53 a barrel.
EUR/USD was up 0.13% to 1.1249, while USD/JPY rose 0.24% to 115.14.
The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.05% at 96.498.
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