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US Market Highlight   Wednesday, December 6, 2023 12:45 PM

At the middle of the trading day on Wednesday, December 6, 2023, US Market pulls back from the earlier gain, trades up with BullLabs total market index had a gain of 0.32% from previous day. The trading volume is normal, at 0.97 times of the three-month average trading volume within the same intraday period.

For the market breadth, a total of 401 or 64% of stocks went up as oppose to 207 or 33% of stocks went down in 626 total stocks tracked by the index. The advance and decline numbers are in consistent with the price movement of the market.

The Utilities sector leads the market with a gain of 0.73%, followed by the Consumer Discretionary sector, also a sector leader from the previous session, with a gain of 0.71%. The Energy sector, also a sector lagger from the previous session, is the bottom performer with a loss of 1.67%. The continuation of sector performers suggests there may be a trend in the market that is forming. In comparing all 69 industrial groups, the Airlines industry leads the market with a gain of 4.74%, followed by the Household Durables industry with a gain of 2.81%. The Tobacco industry is the bottom performer with a loss of 3.58%. The movement of market sectors indicates there is lack of clear direction going forward. The general market sentiment is neutral.

For major US market indexes, the S&P 500 trades at 4,568.75 with a gain of 0.03%. The tech-dependent Nasdaq Composite index trades at 14,246.32 with a gain of 0.12%. The iconic Dow Jones Industrial Average is at 36,164.34 with a gain of 0.11%. The Russell 3000 index trades at 2,620.92 with a gain of 0.06%.

Among individual stocks, Nio Inc (NIO) has a gain of 7.87% with high trading volume (4.13 times of regular volume). Campbell Soup Co (CPB) has a gain of 7.46% with high trading volume (2.24 times of regular volume). DocuSign Inc. (DOCU) has a gain of 6.19% with high trading volume (2.36 times of regular volume). Albemarle Corp (ALB) has a gain of 5.61% with high trading volume (2.13 times of regular volume). British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) has a loss of 8.66% with high trading volume (8.62 times of regular volume). Brown-Forman Corp (BF.B) has a loss of 9.35% with high trading volume (3.28 times of regular volume).

Bull Total Market Index intraday chart



US Market Briefing   Wednesday, December 6, 2023 10:30 AM

US Market opens up in the first trading hour on Wednesday, December 6, 2023. The BullLabs total market index had a gain of 0.48% from the end of last trading day. The trading volume is normal, at 1.02 times of the three-month average trading volume within the same intraday period.

For the market breadth, a total of 461 or 74% of stocks went up as oppose to 145 or 23% of stocks went down in 626 total stocks tracked by the index. The advance and decline numbers are in consistent with the price movement of the market.

The Industrials sector leads the market with a gain of 0.94%, followed by the Materials sector, a sector lagger from the previous session, with a gain of 0.86%. The Energy sector, also a sector lagger from the previous session, is the bottom performer with a loss of 0.46%. In comparing all 69 industrial groups, the Airlines industry leads the market with a gain of 3.65%, followed by the Household Durables industry with a gain of 2.67%. The Tobacco industry is the bottom performer with a loss of 3.92%. The movement of market sectors indicates there is lack of clear direction going forward. The general market sentiment is neutral.

For major US market indexes, the S&P 500 trades at 4,574.49 with a gain of 0.16%. The tech-dependent Nasdaq Composite index trades at 14,237.16 with a gain of 0.05%. The iconic Dow Jones Industrial Average is at 36,211.18 with a gain of 0.24%. The Russell 3000 index trades at 2,633.38 with a gain of 0.53%.

Among individual stocks, Nio Inc (NIO) has a gain of 7.28% with high trading volume (4.79 times of regular volume). Campbell Soup Co (CPB) has a gain of 6.04% with high trading volume (2.15 times of regular volume). Albemarle Corp (ALB) has a gain of 5.74% with high trading volume (2.61 times of regular volume). DocuSign Inc. (DOCU) has a gain of 5.49% with high trading volume (2.40 times of regular volume). Discover Financial Services (DFS) has a gain of 5.44% with high trading volume (2.77 times of regular volume). Old Dominion Freight Line Inc (ODFL) has a loss of 5.25% with high trading volume (2.38 times of regular volume). British American Tobacco PLC (BTI) has a loss of 8.70% with high trading volume (11.36 times of regular volume). Brown-Forman Corp (BF.B) has a loss of 11.23% with high trading volume (3.25 times of regular volume).

Bull Total Market Index intraday chart