United States: equity markets finished the session higher on Wednesday; the progress of the sectors Health, public Services, and consumption Services has contributed to this increase.
In closing to NYSE, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was taken of 0.15%, thus signalling a more high a month, while the S&P 500 index won 0.30% and the NASDAQ Composite index was up 0.42%.
The best performance of the session for the Dow Jones Industrial Average is to the credit of the title UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH), up 1.83 percent or 4,50 points for a closing price of 250,20. In the second position, we find the Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) that gains of 1.19% or 1,65 points for a closing to 140,89. The title Merck&Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) completes the top three with an increase of 1.03%, that is, with 0.87 points for the end of the session to 85,36.
Dow Inc (NYSE:DOW) signs the worst performance of the session, losing 2.24 per cent 1.11 points for a closing price of 48,50. Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) gives up 1.43 percent or 5,33 points and ends at 368,63. For its part, Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) loose 0,91% or 0.77 points for a closing price of 83,53.
The best performance of the S&P 500 index return to Pacific Gas&Electric Co (NYSE:PCG), which won 7,16% for a course 20,51, Allergan PLC (NYSE:AGN) increased 6,21% to 128,13 and Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) that earns 5.21% for a closing price at 291,21.
The values of the less powerful are Mattel Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) decreased 5,39% to 11,41 in closing, EQT Corporation (NYSE:EQT), which lost 5.01% on at 15,16 and Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK), down 3.68 percent to 1,830 in close.
The best performance of the NASDAQ Composite index to return to Akerna Corp (NASDAQ:KERN) who won 224,43% for a course of 49,80, Melinta Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:MLNT), an increase of 223,74% to 6,410, and Diversicare Healthcare Services Inc (NASDAQ:DVCR) who wins 89,15% for a closing price to 4.73.
The values of the least-performing Jensyn Acquisition Corp (NASDAQ:JSYN) down 44,97% to 5,090 in closing, Legacy Reserves Inc (NASDAQ:LGCY) who loses 27,59% to 0,0790 and Genocea Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ:GNCA), a decrease of 24,80% to 3,850 in closing.
The titles on the rise and have exceeded the number of titles down to the New York stock Exchange by the 1840’s values to 1186 and 26 stable; on the NASDAQ, 1466 values have recorded a rise and 1173 have recorded a decline, 102 remained unchanged.
The securities EQT Corporation (NYSE:EQT) declined and reached a low , after a decline of 5.01% on is 0,80 points for a course of 15,16. Titles Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) increased and reached a historical high, after being awarded of 5.21% is 14,43 points for a course of 291,21. The securities of Merck&Company, Inc. (NYSE:MRK) have risen and hit a high , with an increase of 1.03%, that is, with 0.87 points for a course of 85,36. The securities Akerna Corp (NASDAQ:KERN) increased and reached a historical high, thanks to an increase of 224,43% is 34,45 points for a course of 49,80. The securities Jensyn Acquisition Corp (NASDAQ:JSYN) have decreased, and reached a historic low, after releasing 44,97%, or 4,160 points for a course of 5,090. The securities Legacy Reserves Inc (NASDAQ:LGCY) decreased and reached a historic low, having dropped 27,59% or 0,0301 points for a course of 0,0790.
The CBOE Volatility Index, which measures the implied volatility of options on the S&P 500 index, has lost 5,41% reaching 14.33, new low of one month.
On the other hand, the gold for delivery in August gained 1,02% is 13,75 points, to $1.364,45 a troy ounce. Regarding other raw materials, crude oil for delivery in August rose 0.54% 0.29 points for a $54,40 barrel, while Brent crude for delivery in August remained stable at 0.00%, that is 0,00 points for a course of $62,22 the barrel.
The pair EUR/USD has recorded an increase of 0.04% to 1,1229, while the pair USD/JPY was down 0.02% to 108,06.