Investing.com – United States: equity markets finished the session higher on Tuesday; the growth sectors Oil and gas, Technology, and Industries has contributed to this increase.
In closing to NYSE, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has taken a 0.82%, while the S&P 500 index recorded a rise of 0.80%, and the NASDAQ Composite index has recorded a rise of 1.14%.
The best performance of the session for the Dow Jones Industrial Average is to the credit of the title Dow Inc (NYSE:DOW), up from 2.96% 1,51 points for a closing price of 52,46. In the second position, we find Visa Inc Class A (NYSE:V) who wins and 1.89% 2,97 points for a closing to 160,30. The title Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) rounds out the top three with an increase of 1.74% or 2.18 million points for the end of the session to 127,48.
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH), sign the worst performance of the session, losing to 1.32% fund 3.17 points for a closing price of 236,38. Mcdonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) gives up 0,51% 1,02 points and ends at 198,01. For its part, Procter&Gamble Company (NYSE:PG), loose 0,49% or 0.52 points for a closing price of 105,59.
The best performance of the S&P 500 index return to Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK), which won 6,67% for a course of 2,560, CenturyLink Inc. (NYSE:CTL) increase of 4.61% to 10,99 and Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) gains of 4.59% for a closing price at 94,57.
The values of the least performing are Ralph Lauren Corp Class A (NYSE:RL) was down 3.68 percent to 113,93 in closing, Xylem Inc (NYSE:XYL) lost 1.80% to 75,42 and Church&Dwight Company, Inc. (NYSE:CHD), down 1.65% to 72,47 in close.
The best performance of the NASDAQ Composite index back to Insys Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:INSY), who won 30,51% for a current of 1.24, a National Security Group Inc (NASDAQ:NSEC), an increase of 24,85% 14,27 and Novavax Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX) who wins 23,78% for a closing price at 7,130.
The values at the bottom are Bison Capital Acquisition Corp (NASDAQ:BCAC) down 54,95% to 4.69 in closing, Fuel Tech Inc (NASDAQ:FTEK), which loses 35,08% to 1,610 nearest and Solid Biosciences LLC (NASDAQ:SLDB), a decrease of 28,59% to 6,32 in close.
The titles on the rise and have exceeded the number of titles down to the New York stock Exchange by 2246 values 786 and 36 stable; on the NASDAQ, 1940 values have recorded a rise and 716 have seen a decrease, 73 remained unchanged.
The securities Bison Capital Acquisition Corp (NASDAQ:BCAC) have decreased, and reached a historic low, after a decline of 54,95% over 5.72 points for a course of 4,69. Titles Solid Biosciences LLC (NASDAQ:SLDB) have decreased, and reached a historic low, after a decline of 28,59% 2,53 points for a course 6,32.
The CBOE Volatility Index, which measures the implied volatility of options on the S&P 500 index, has lost 12,12% up to 18.06.
On the other hand, the gold for delivery in June lost 0.33 per cent or 4.25 points, to $1.297,55 a troy ounce. Regarding other raw materials, crude oil for delivery in June rose 0.49% or 0.30 points for a $61,34 the barrel, while Brent crude for delivery in July gained 0.10 per cent or 0.07 points to a course of $70,93 per barrel.
The pair EUR/USD has recorded an increase of 0.02% to 1,1205, while the pair USD/JPY has taken a 0.02% 109,61.