Market roundup for June 24
SAN JUAN — The U.S. stock market ended Wednesday’s the session losing ground as the governors of key states and CEOs have all but halted the reopening of the economy as most Sun Belt states are experiencing a new outbreak of COVID-19 cases.
Apple continues to add more stores to its list of closures, with Houston the newest. Texas has seen the worst coronavirus case rise of any time during the pandemic.
There has been even mention of additional lockdown measures.
- The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 25,445.94, down 710.16 points, or 2.7%
- The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index closed at 3,050.33, down 80.96 points, or 2.6%.
- The NASDAQ Composite Index closed at 9,90.17, down 222 points, or 2.2%.
- The Birling Capital Puerto Rico Stock Index closed at 1,467.07, up 11 points, or 0.75%.
- The U.S. Treasury 10-year note closed at 0.69%
- The U.S. Treasury 2-year note closed at .0.19%.