Investing.com – United States: The equity markets have finished the session lower on Wednesday; the decline of the sectors utilities, Healthcare, and consumer Services contributed to this decline.
In closing to NYSE, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0,87%, thus signalling a low of 3 months, while the S&P 500 index was down 0.69%, and the NASDAQ Composite index recorded a decline of 0.79%.
The best performance of the session for the Dow Jones Industrial Average is to the credit of the title Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), up from 1.51% 0.66 points for a closing price of 44,23. In the second position, we find Dow Inc (NYSE:DOW) wins 0,31% 0.15 points for a closing to 48,71. The title UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) completes the top three with an increase of 0.14 percent or 0,34 points to the end of the session to 242,40.
Johnson&Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), sign the worst performance of the session, losing some of 4.19%, equivalent to 5.74 points for a closing price of 131,33. Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) gives up to a high of 2.87% 2,33 points and ends at 78,87. For its part, Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) loose 1,71% 6,08 points for a closing price of 348,80.
The best performance of the S&P 500 index return to Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK), which won 10,31% for a course of 2,140, Range Resources Corp (NYSE:RRC) increased from 4.21% 8.16 and Helmerich and Payne Inc. (NYSE:HP) which is gaining 3.57 percent for a closing price at 51,00.
The values at the bottom are Capri Holdings Ltd (NYSE:CPRI) in the decline of 9.85% 35,06 in closing, L Brands Inc (NYSE:LB), which loses 7,06% to 22,64, and PVH Corp (NYSE:PVH), down 6.28 per cent to 99,25 in close.
The best performance of the NASDAQ Composite index to return to Eltek Ltd. (NASDAQ:ELTK), which won 326,83% for a course of 7,000, Obalon Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:OBLN), an increase of 58,26% to 1.13 and Soliton Inc (NASDAQ:SOLY) who wins 42,62% for a closing price at 20,2800.
The values of the least-performing TuanChe (NASDAQ:TC) declined 20.00% to 4.24 in closing, Bridgeline Digital Inc (NASDAQ:BLIN) who loses 18,05% to 3,2700 and Hudson Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:HDSN), a decrease of 16,42% to 1,680 in close.
The titles in the drop exceeded the number of titles up to the New York stock Exchange by 2031 values to 962 and 94 stable; on the NASDAQ, 1809 values have decreased, and 842 rose, 87 remained unchanged.
The titles Capri Holdings Ltd (NYSE:CPRI) have decreased and reached a low of 52 weeks, after a decline of 9.85% 3,83 points for a course of 35,06. The securities Eltek Ltd. (NASDAQ:ELTK) increased and hit a high , thanks to an increase of 326,83% 5,360 points for a course of 7,000. The securities TuanChe (NASDAQ:TC) decreased and reached a historic low, after a decline of 20.00% or 1.06 points to a course of 4.24. The securities Soliton Inc (NASDAQ:SOLY) have progressed and reached a historical high, after having taken 42,62% 6,0600 points for a course of 20,2800.
The CBOE Volatility Index, which measures the implied volatility of options on the S&P 500 index, has increased from 2.29% up to 17.90.
On the other hand, the gold for delivery in June gained 0,15% 1,95 points, to $1.279,05 a troy ounce. Regarding other raw materials, crude oil for delivery in July fell by 0.14% or 0.08 points for a $59,06 the barrel, while Brent crude for delivery in August remained stable at 0.00% to 0.00 points for one course of $68,11 per barrel.
The pair EUR/USD has recorded an increase of 0.04% to 1,1133, while the pair USD/JPY was down 0.02% to 109,56.