At closing, the New York Stock Exchange recorded a significant increase. The stocks that rose were far superior to those that fell. Indeed, the rise observed on the equity markets on October 30 stemmed from advances in the Technology, Basic Materials and Oil & Gas sectors.
The DowJones Industrial Average index rose sharply. The Dow Jones Industrial Average index rose by 0.52% . The Apple Inc. stock (NASDAQ:AAPL) holds the best performance of the session with an increase of 3.12 %, or 3.47 points for a closing price of 114.67.
The Chevron Corp (NYSE:CVX) stock is in second place. It was up 2.92%, or 1.95 points to close at 68.83. This trio is completed by the Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) stock, which gained 2.58%, or 3.06 points to close at 121.53. On the other hand, the worst performance of the session came from Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA ) with a decline of 3.12%, or 1.08 points to 33.51.
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH ) was down 1.46% or 4.49 points to close at 303.51. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) stock was down 0.91% or 1.26% for a closing price of 137.10.
Among theS&P 500 Index's best performers, the Alliance Data Systems Corp (NYSE:ADS ) is in first place. It gained 18.88% to end the session at 52.02. In second place is CBRE Group Inc Class A (NYSE:CBRE) with a 16.83% increase for a closing price of 51.31.
TheTwitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) stock completed the podium with an 8.02% increase for a closing price of 52.42. However, the S&P 500 Index recorded some underperforming stocks. These were ABIOMED Inc (NYSE:ABMD), which lost 9.84% to end the session at 255.16.
There is also eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY) down 7.46% to 49.28 at closing. Finally, Fidelity National Information Services Inc (NYSE:FIS) completes this trio with a loss of 5.64% for a closing price of 125.04.
The best performance of the session for the NASDAQ Composite Index camefrom Polar Power Inc (NASDAQ:POLA) with an increase of 57.51% to 3.670. Next came Rekor Systems Inc (NASDAQ :REKR) which gained 29.82% to end the session at 4.31. Finally, the last best performance of this index is ATIF Holdings Ltd (NASDAQ :ATIF), up 27.64% to 1.570 at the close.
On the other hand, among the worst-performing stocks in the NASDAQ Composite Index was Tricida Inc ( NASDAQ:TCDA), which lost 47.76% for a closing price of 4.32. The index's best performer was ATIF Holdings Ltd (NASDAQ:ATIF), up 27.64% and 1.570 at closing. For its part, Cancer Genetics Inc (NASDAQ:CGIX) recorded a drop of 32.65% for a closing price of 2.29. Also, Insignia Systems Inc (NASDAQ:ISIG) drops 26.66 to close at 0.9387.