Sino-Singapore Jingwei Client, May 8th, on Friday, Eastern Time, US stocks rose collectively, with the Dow rising 0.66% and the S&P 500 rising 0.74%, both setting new record highs.
Energy stocks and anti-epidemic concept stocks performed strongly.
As of the close, the Dow Jones Industrial Index rose 229.23 points, or 0.66%, to 34777.76 points; the Nasdaq index rose 119.4 points, or 0.88%, to 13,752.24 points; the S&P 500 index rose 30.98 points, or 0.74%, to 4232.6 points .
Among the large US technology stocks, Apple rose 0.53%, Amazon fell 0.45%, Netflix rose 0.86%, Google rose 0.62%, Facebook fell 0.29%, and Microsoft rose 1.09%.
Most US bank stocks rose. JPMorgan Chase rose 0.29%, Goldman Sachs rose 1.27%, Citigroup rose 0.33%, Morgan Stanley rose 1.02%, Bank of America rose 0.33%, and Wells Fargo fell 0.15%.
US energy stocks collectively rose, Exxon Mobil rose 1.33%, Chevron rose 0.94%, ConocoPhillips rose 2.46%, Schlumberger rose 3.84%, and Occidental Petroleum rose 2.66%.
The anti-epidemic concept stocks of the US stocks generally rose, Moderna rose 1.65%, Novavax Pharmaceuticals rose 2.02%, BioNTech rose 9.35%, and Pfizer rose 0.92%.
American Airlines stocks rose collectively, Boeing rose 2.38%, American Airlines rose 2.37%, Delta Air Lines rose 2.72%, Southwest Airlines rose 1.57%, and United Airlines rose 3.17%.
In terms of popular Chinese concept stocks, Puxin Education rose 6.69%, Yibang Communication rose 4.23%, Elite Education rose 4.09%, Mogujie rose 4%, Fangduo rose 3.76%, Lufax Holdings fell 5.82%, MINISO Fell 4.6%, Burning Rock Medical fell 4.13%, Bright Scholar fell 3.63%, and iClick fell 3.57%.
New energy auto stocks rose collectively. Tesla rose 1.33%, Weilai Automobile rose 0.76%, Xiaopeng Motor rose 1.25%, and Ideal Automobile rose 1.5%.
In terms of individual stocks, on the evening of May 7, China's insurance and health service technology platform Waterdrop successfully landed on the NYSE for an IPO, becoming China's "first insurtech share" on the NYSE.
The stock code of Waterdrop after its listing is "WDH", and 30 million American depositary shares are issued at an initial public offering price of US$12 per share.
As of the close, Waterdrop had fallen more than 18% on its first day of listing.
In terms of European stocks, the London Stock Market "Financial Times" average price index of 100 stocks closed on the 7th at 7197.71 points, an increase of 0.76%; France's Paris stock market CAC40 index closed at 6385.51 points, an increase of 0.45%; Germany's Frankfurt stock market DAX index It closed at 15399.65 points, an increase of 1.34%.
In terms of international oil prices, New York oil prices rose on the 7th, and the price of New York light crude oil futures for delivery in June rose 19 cents to close at $64.90 per barrel.
In terms of international gold prices, the most active June gold futures price on the New York Mercantile Exchange gold futures market rose by $15.6 on the 7th from the previous trading day, and closed at $1831.3 per ounce, an increase of 0.86%. It is worth noting that gold futures The price hit a new high in the past three months.
(Zhongxin Jingwei APP)