All three major U.S. stock indexes set records on the basis of trading on Monday, November 21. During the year this happens for the third time, reports MarketWatch. Investors actively bought up shares of companies that should benefit from the program elected President of the USA of Donald trump, says RBC.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average on Monday rose 88,76 point (0,47%) – to 18956,69 points. Standard & Poor’s 500 at the end of trading rose by 16.28 points (0.75 percent), making 2198,18 points. The value of the Nasdaq Composite over the day increased by 47.35 points (0,89%) – to 5368,86 points.
Since the presidential election, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 3.4 percent, the Standard & Poor’s 500 2.7% and Nasdaq Composite was 3.4%. The index of small companies Russell 2000 also set a record. Peak combines all four lights have not been recorded since 1999, reports “Interfax”.
Ten of eleven major industry groups Standard & Poor’s 500 rose on Monday, while the leader of increase was energy sector. The decline was recorded only in real estate.
Among the 30 companies whose stocks are included in the calculation of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the most significant rise was shown by DuPont (1.8%), Apple Inc. (1.5%) and International Business Machines Corp. (1.5%).
As reported Investing.comthe growth index was due to the strengthening of the sectors of oil and gas, basic materials and utilities. On the new York stock exchange the amount of the appreciated securities – 2314 – exceeded the number closed in the red – 857. On the NASDAQ paper 1378 companies rose, 1093, has dropped in price, says RBC.
After the close of trading on the new York stock exchange, the headquarters of the trump released a statement in which the President-elect told that from the first day at the head of the state intends to proceed with reforms. In the video the billionaire, in particular, announced plans to change relationship with US allies and promised to remove all restrictions on production of hydrocarbons in the country. Trump assured that immediately after the inauguration will start the procedure of withdrawal from the agreement on a TRANS-Pacific partnership (TPP), reports TASS.
In the field of combating illegal migration trump has promised that will require the investigation of all violations of the visa regime by migrants. He also intends to introduce a rule that upon entry into force of the new regulations from the government should be lifted two old.