Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Market roundup for Sept. 28

By on September 28, 2020

SAN JUAN — The U.S. stock market came back with gusto after the European bourses recorded their best trading day since early June. This led to a rally that spread all across the world. Most sectors finished the trading session in the black.

Notable sector increases were:    

•             Consumer Cyclical    +2.14%     

•             Energy                          +2.35%     

•             Financial Services      +2.60%     

•             Industrials                    +2.17%     

•             Technology                 +2.25%     

On to markets.

,•             The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 27,584.06, up 410.10 points or 1.51%.

•             The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index closed at 3,281.06, up 53.14 points, or 1.61%.

•             The NASDAQ Composite Index closed at 11,117.52, up 203.96 points, or 1.87%.

•             The Birling Capital Puerto Rico Stock Index closed at 1,471.94, up 15.45 points, or 1.06%.

•             The U.S. Treasury 10-year note closed lower, at 0.67%.

•             The U.S. Treasury 2-year note closed flat, at 0.14%