July 6, 2017: The S&P 500 closed down 0.93% at 2,409.98. The DJIA closed down as well about 0.7% at 21,321.82. Separately, the Nasdaq closed down 1% at 6,089.46.
Thursday was an absolutely catastrophic day for the broad markets with practically everything sinking. There were a few stocks that held out and didn’t lose on the day but those were few and far between. No single sector or industry as a whole in the S&P 500 posted a gain today with the exception of major airlines, if that says anything.
Crude oil was last seen up only slighty about 0.3% at $45.27.
Gold was trading up 0.2% at $1,224.40.
The S&P 500 stock posting the largest daily percentage loss ahead of the close Thursday was L Brands, Inc. (NYSE: LB) which traded down over 14% at $46.43. The stock’s 52-week range is $43.04 to $79.67. Volume was nearly 14 million versus the daily average of 3.7 million shares.
The stock posting the largest daily percentage gain in the S&P 500 ahead of the close Thursday was Oneok, Inc. (NYSE: OKE) which rose over 2% to $52.16. The stock’s 52-week range is $42.79 to $59.47. Volume was over 9 million on the day compared to the average of 3.3 million.