Sino-Singapore Jingwei Client, February 6th. US stocks continued their rally on Friday. The Nasdaq and S&P 500 index reached new intraday and closing record highs. The Dow and S&P 500 rose for the fifth consecutive trading day.
At 16:00 on February 5, Eastern Time (05:00 on February 6, Beijing time), the Dow closed up 92.38 points to 31,148.24 points, an increase of 1.080.30%; the Nasdaq closed up 78.56 points to 13,856.30 points. The increase was 0.57%; the S&P 500 index closed up 15.09 points to 3,886.83 points, an increase of 0.39%.
In intraday, the Nasdaq reached a maximum of 13,878.16 points and the S&P 500 index reached a maximum of 3894.56 points.
The Nasdaq and S&P 500 index set new intraday and closing record highs after Thursday.
U.S. stocks of large technology stocks were mixed. Apple fell 0.31%, Amazon rose 0.63%, Netflix fell 0.25%, Google rose 1.71%, Facebook rose 0.6%, and Microsoft rose 0.08%.
American Airlines stocks were mixed, Boeing fell 1.32%, American Airlines fell 1.21%, Delta Air Lines rose 0.51%, Southwest Airlines rose 1.89%, and United Airlines fell 0.64%.
US oil stocks rose collectively, Exxon Mobil rose 3.37%, Chevron rose 0.24%, ConocoPhillips rose 0.91%, Schlumberger rose 0.75%, and Occidental Petroleum rose 1.17%.
Popular Chinese concept stocks rose and fell mixed, Xiaoying Technology rose 37.2%, Tuniu rose 25.8%, Aurora rose 25.1%, Air China rose 16.5%, Yixian e-commerce rose 14.8%, setting a new record high, Baidu rose 4.53%, Litchi fell 21.3%, Boqi.com fell 8.9%, 500 Lottery fell 8.4%, and Yibang Communication fell 6.9%.
New energy auto stocks generally fell, with Weilai Automobile falling 1.61%, Xiaopeng Automobile falling 2.51%, and Ideal Automobile falling 1.43%.
Luckin Coffee fell 45.01% in the powder sheet market. On the evening of the 5th, in response to the online rumor that Luckin Coffee filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States, Luckin Coffee explained on its official Weibo that filing for bankruptcy protection is an important step in the restructuring plan.
In terms of data, a report released by the US Department of Labor on Friday showed that the number of non-agricultural employment in the United States increased by 49,000 in January, which was significantly lower than the expected 105,000.
US President Biden said on the 5th local time that the January employment report showed that the US economy is recovering slowly and the US urgently needs a $1.9 trillion new crown relief plan.
Biden believes that the number of jobs in private companies has only increased by 6,000 in the past. At this growth rate, it will take 10 years for the United States to fully restore employment.
European stocks: The three major European stock indexes were mixed on the 5th.
The London Stock Market "Financial Times" 100 stock average price index closed at 6489.33 points, down 14.39 points, or 0.22%; Paris stock market CAC40 index closed at 5,569.26 points, up 50.72 points or 0.90% from the previous transaction; The DAX index in Frankfurt, Germany, fell 3.57 points, or 0.03%, to close at 14,056.72 points.
International oil prices: New York oil prices rose on the 5th. The price of New York light crude oil futures for delivery in March rose 62 cents to close at 56.85 US dollars per barrel.
Brent April crude oil futures closed up $0.50, or 0.85%, to $59.34 per barrel.
International gold prices: The most active April gold futures price on the New York Mercantile Exchange gold futures market rose 21.8 US dollars over the previous trading day on the 5th, and closed at 1813 US dollars per ounce, an increase of 1.22%.
(Zhongxin Jingwei APP)