AllMarket Update
logoArgusOctober 09, 2020

Market Update: CAH, CL, DUK, NVDA

Utilities, Technology, Healthcare, Consumer Defensive

Stocks rose on Friday morning, adding to Thursday's gains, amid cautious optimism about an eventual fiscal stimulus deal in Washington. The positive sentiment also reflected diminishing prospects for a contested presidential election, as Joe Biden continued to widen his lead in both national and swing state polls. The Dow rose 0.4%, the S&P 0.6%, and the Nasdaq 1.0%. Crude oil fell slightly to about $41 per barrel, while gold rose $39 to $1934 per ounce.

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