SAN JUAN — The U.S. Stock market began June on a high note as the reopening optimism continued to reverberate.
Economic activity in the U.S. manufacturing sector contracted in May, and the overall economy returned to expansion after one month of contraction, supply executives said in the Manufacturing ISM Report On Business, which was issued Monday.
The Institute of Supply Management’s (ISM) Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) in May registered 43.1%, up 3.86% from April, but down from the 52.1% in May last year.
- The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 25,47.02 points, up 91.91, or 0.4%.
- The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index closed at 3,055.73, up 11.42 points, or 0.4%.
- The NASDAQ Composite Index closed at 9,552.05, up 62.18 points, or 0.7%.
- The Birling Capital Puerto Rico Stock Index closed at 1,491.60, up 9.16 points, or 0.62%.
- The U.S. Treasury’s 10-year note closed at 0.66%.
- The U.S. Treasury’s 2-year note fell to close at 0.14%.