© Reuters. U.S. stocks mixed at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average down 0.11%
Investing.com – U.S. stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as gains in the , , and sectors propelled shares higher.
At the close in NYSE, it fell 0.11% to hit a new 1-month low, while the index climbed 0.88% and gained 1.71%.
The best performers of the session were Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: ), which rose 3.85% or 12.07 points to trade at 325.92 at the close. Meanwhile, Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE: ) was up 1.27% or 4.07 points to end at 323.88 and Cisco Systems Inc (NASDAQ: ) was up 1.28% or 0.62 points to 49.03 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: ), which fell 5.52% or 1.60 points to trade at 27.40 at the close. Verizon (Verizon Telecommunications ) (NYSE: ) declined 2.93% or 1.05 points to end at 34.82 and Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ: ) was down 2.66% or 0.82 points to 29.97 at the close.
The top performers on the S&P 500 were Nvidia Corporation (NASDAQ: ), up 24.37% to 379.82; Monolithic Power Systems Inc (NASDAQ: ), up 17.46% to close at 488.32; Advanced Micro Devices Inc (NASDAQ: )-