© Reuters. U.S. stocks mixed at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average down 0.21%
Investing.com – U.S. stocks were mixed after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher while losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
At the close in NYSE, the fell 0.21%, while the index declined 0.14%, and the index gained 0.03%.
The best performers of the session on the were Walmart Inc (NYSE:), which rose 2.52% or 2.39 points to trade at 97.08 at the close. Meanwhile, Chevron Corp (NYSE:) added 1.59% or 1.98 points to end at 126.82 and Apple Inc (NASDAQ:) was up 1.39% or 3.10 points to 226.87 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were DowDuPont Inc (NYSE:), which fell 3.67% or 2.32 points to trade at 60.84 at the close. United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:) declined 2.66% or 3.71 points to end at 135.88 and Caterpillar Inc (NYSE:) was down 2.54% or 3.89 points to 149.46.
The top performers on the S&P 500 were Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:) which rose 4.28% to 4.870, Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE:) which was up 3.34% to settle at 187.92 and MGM Resorts International (NYSE:) which gained 3.29% to close at 27.34.
The worst performers were PPG Industries Inc (NYSE:) which was down 10.06% to 98.56 in late trade, Packaging Corp of America (NYSE:) which lost 8.13% to settle at 93.14 and WestRock Co (NYSE:) which was down 7.90% to 45.25 at the close.
The top performers on the NASDAQ Composite were Youngevity International Inc (NASDAQ:) which rose 66.01% to 10.160, One Horizon Group Inc (NASDAQ:) which was up 65.25% to settle at 0.3900 and Agile Thrpe (NASDAQ:) which gained 53.71% to close at 0.71.
The worst performers were Trevena Inc (NASDAQ:) which was