© Reuters. U.S. stocks mixed at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.76%
Investing.com – U.S. stocks were mixed after the close on Monday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher while losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
At the close in NYSE, the rose 0.76%, while the index climbed 0.56%, and the index fell 0.38%.
The best performers of the session on the were International Business Machines (NYSE:), which rose 3.80% or 4.39 points to trade at 120.06 at the close. Meanwhile, Chevron Corp (NYSE:) added 3.67% or 4.21 points to end at 118.94 and McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:) was up 2.06% or 3.64 points to 180.39 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Apple Inc (NASDAQ:), which fell 2.84% or 5.89 points to trade at 201.59 at the close. Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:) declined 0.42% or 0.97 points to end at 228.72 and Exxon Mobil Corp (NYSE:) was down 0.38% or 0.32 points to 81.64.
The top performers on the S&P 500 were Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:) which rose 8.60% to 3.790, EQT Corporation (NYSE:) which was up 8.34% to settle at 35.35 and Range Resources Corporation (NYSE:) which gained 7.20% to close at 17.57.
The worst performers were Sysco Corporation (NYSE:) which was down 9.44% to 64.56 in late trade, Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ:) which lost 6.74% to settle at 64.34 and Qorvo Inc (NASDAQ:) which was down 6.32% to 69.32 at the close.
The top performers on the NASDAQ Composite were Therapix Biosciences Ltd (NASDAQ:) which rose 37.31% to 9.20, Adomani Inc (NASDAQ:) which was up 37.20% to settle at 0.62 and Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ:) which gained 35.09% to close at 13.09.
The worst performers were Clearside Biomedical Inc (NASDAQ:) which was down 62.77%