Investing.com – U.S. equities were lower at the close on Tuesday, as losses in the , and sectors propelled shares lower.
At the close in NYSE, the fell 1.01% to hit a new 1-month low, while the index fell 1.13%, and the index fell 0.95%.
The biggest gainers of the session on the were Apple Inc (NASDAQ:), which rose 1.57% or 2.42 points to trade at 156.90 at the close. Boeing Co (NYSE:) added 0.73% or 1.06 points to end at 145.94 and 3M Company (NYSE:) was down 0.10% or 0.12 points to 116.52 in late trade.
Biggest losers included Nike Inc (NYSE:), which lost 4.47% or 4.79 points to trade at 102.42 in late trade. Caterpillar Inc (NYSE:) declined 2.26% or 4.12 points to end at 177.99 and Home Depot Inc (NYSE:) shed 2.23% or 6.25 points to 274.17.
The top performers on the S&P 500 were Wynn Resorts Limited (NASDAQ:) which rose 2.90% to 67.80, Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:) which was up 2.63% to settle at 107.42 and Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:) which gained 2.09% to close at 104.63.
The worst performers were Ford Motor Company (NYSE:) which was down 12.32% to 13.09 in late trade, Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE:) which lost 9.84% to settle at 50.65 and Generac Holdlings Inc (NYSE:) which was down 6.99% to 183.49 at the close.
The top performers on the NASDAQ Composite were Sobr Safe Inc (NASDAQ:) which rose 234.98% to 3.05, Powerbridge Technologies Co Ltd (NASDAQ:) which was up 60.62% to settle at 2.20 and Neurobo Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:) which gained 42.40% to close at 20.79.
The worst performers were Virios Therapeutics Llc (NASDAQ:) which was down 75.50% to 0.49 in late trade, Pagaya (NASDAQ:) which lost 67.24% to settle at 2.29 and Integrated Media Technology Ltd (NASDAQ:) which was down 46.07% to 1.03 at the close.
Declining stocks outnumbered rising ones by 2605 to 546 and 127 ended unchanged; on the Nasdaq Stock Exchange, 2693 fell and 1080 advanced, while 265 ended unchanged on the New York Stock Exchange.
The , which measures the implied volatility of S&P 500 options, was up 5.43% to 27.16.
In commodities trading, Gold Futures for December delivery was down 0.29% or 4.80 to $1,673.40 a troy ounce. Meanwhile, Crude oil for delivery in November fell 1.19% or 1.02 to hit $84.34 a barrel, while the November Brent oil contract fell 1.14% or 1.05 to trade at $90.95 a barrel.
EUR/USD was unchanged 0.48% to 1.00, while USD/JPY rose 0.36% to 143.71.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.39% at 109.89.