The US stock market closed trading in Friday with declines amid negative dynamics in the health care sector, technology and finance.
Dow Jones fell by 0,32% at the close, S&P 500 index dropped 0,51%, NASDAQ Composite Index fell 0.62%.
The leaders of growth among the Dow Jones index components in Friday were the shares of Home Depot Inc., which rose 0.87%, closing at 133.89. Stocks of the Travelers Companies Inc rose 0.68%, ending trading at 109.90. Shares of Nike Inc rose 0.68%, closing at 58.94.
Worst performers were the shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc., which price fell 2.96%, ending the session at around 66.87. In technology sector the shares of Intel Corporation rose 2.67% to 30.28, Cisco Systems gave way by 1. 68% and finished trading at around 27.49.
The S&P 500 top performers at the end of Friday trading were the shares of Monster Beverage 1990 Corp, which rose by 12.81% to 144,22, Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold Inc, which scored 10.76%, to 14.00, and shares of Amazon.com Inc, which rose by 9.57%, ending the session at around 659.59 after a release better-than-expected corporate earning reports, with cloud services as a main driver for growth.
Leaders of falling were shares of Stericycle Inc., which fell in price by 21.50% to 95.56. Shares of Seagate Technology PLC lost 19.07% and closed the session at 21.77. Shares of Western Digital Corporation decreased by 11.28% to 40.87.
The leaders of growth among the NASDAQ Composite index components were the shares of Globus Maritime Ltd, which rose by 200.00% to the level of 1,2900, Paragon Shipping Inc, who scored 50.86 % to 2.6400, as well as shares of KBS Fashion Group Ltd, which rose by 30.42% and closed the session at around 0.4043.
Leaders of falling were the shares of Park-Ohio Holdings Corp, which fell in price by 36.42% to close at 25.45. Shares of the company Golar LNG Limited lost 23.24% and closed the session at 16.58. Quotes Stericycle Inc decreased in price by 21.50% to 95.56.
Volatility Index also know as CBOE Volatility Index, which is based on options trading indicators on the S&P 500 rose by 4.14% reaching 15.85 points.
Gold futures for June delivery added 2.39%, or 30.25, reaching $ 1.296,65 for troy ounce. As for other commodities, the price of oil WTI with delivery fell by 0.11% in June, or 0.05, to $ 45.98 a barrel. Brent crude oil futures for July delivery fell 0.82%, or 0.39, to $ 47.38 a barrel.
Meanwhile, in the Forex market EUR/USD pair rose by 0.86% to 1.1450, and the quotation USD / JPY fell 1.57%, reaching 106.41.
USD index dropped by 0.76% to 93.02.