Investing.com – U.S. stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
At the close in NYSE, the declined 0.11%, while the index fell 0.14%, and the index lost 0.10%.
The best performers of the session on the were 3M Company (NYSE:), which rose 1.52% or 2.41 points to trade at 160.51 at the close. Meanwhile, Nike Inc (NYSE:) added 1.07% or 1.00 points to end at 94.88 and Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:) was up 0.56% or 1.14 points to 205.82 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Cisco Systems Inc (NASDAQ:), which fell 1.10% or 0.51 points to trade at 46.05 at the close. Walmart Inc (NYSE:) declined 0.89% or 1.07 points to end at 119.17 and Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:) was down 0.86% or 0.45 points to 51.64.
The top performers on the S&P 500 were Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:) which rose 4.18% to 14.95, ABIOMED Inc (NASDAQ:) which was up 4.05% to settle at 176.51 and Advanced Micro Devices Inc (NASDAQ:) which gained 2.62% to close at 30.53.
The worst performers were IPG Photonics Corporation (NASDAQ:) which was down 7.80% to 125.40 in late trade, Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:) which lost 7.14% to settle at 15.87 and CF Industries Holdings Inc (NYSE:) which was down 3.26% to 48.97 at the close.
The top performers on the NASDAQ Composite were NF Energy Saving Corp (NASDAQ:) which rose 508.11% to 9.0000, Synthesis Energy Systems Inc (NASDAQ:) which was up 271.43% to settle at 19.5000 and Oncternal Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:) which gained 31.46% to close at 5.6000.
The worst performers were Luokung Technology Corp (NASDAQ:) which was down 29.11% to 2.460 in late trade, Cocrystal Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:) which lost 18.73% to settle at 1.2190 and Internet Gold Golden Lines Ltd (NASDAQ:) which was down 18.09% to 18.02 at the close.
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the New York Stock Exchange by 1617 to 1215 and 100 ended unchanged; on the Nasdaq Stock Exchange, 1595 fell and 1024 advanced, while 88 ended unchanged.
Shares in Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:) fell to 52-week lows; falling 7.14% or 1.22 to 15.87. Shares in Nike Inc (NYSE:) rose to all time highs; gaining 1.07% or 1.00 to 94.88. Shares in Luokung Technology Corp (NASDAQ:) fell to 3-years lows; losing 29.11% or 1.010 to 2.460. Shares in Synthesis Energy Systems Inc (NASDAQ:) rose to 52-week highs; up 271.43% or 14.2500 to 19.5000. Shares in Cocrystal Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:) fell to 52-week lows; falling 18.73% or 0.2810 to 1.2190.
The , which measures the implied volatility of S&P 500 options, was down 6.48% to 14.57.
Gold Futures for December delivery was up 0.58% or 8.60 to $1497.30 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in November fell 2.23% or 1.22 to hit $53.48 a barrel, while the December Brent oil contract rose 0.02% or 0.01 to trade at $59.21 a barrel.
EUR/USD was down 0.03% to 1.1024, while USD/JPY rose 0.02% to 108.41.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.19% at 98.188.
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