During trading Wednesday, 114 stocks traded to a 52-week high, while 10 stocks bottomed out at new 52-week lows. The S&P 500 is down -0.6% on the day so far. Markets are trending downwards Wednesday after stocks opened up slightly this morning. Bank of America (BAC) reported worse than expected earnings after JPMorgan (JPM) and Citigroup (C) released better than estimated results yesterday. However, Bank of America continued to build their reserves in case of loan defaults with the pandemic still ongoing while JPMorgan and Citigroup actually had less reserves than expected.
The following stocks traded to 52-week highs: ALTR, AMED, ANSS, APAM, APPN, APPS, ARES, ATEC, BBBY, BBY, BECN, BKI, BLDR, BMI, BPMC, BSIG, CAT, COOP, COST, CRL, CRSP, CRWD, CTAS, CTVA, DAR, DE, DELL, DKS, DNKN, DNLI, EGAN, ENSG, EPAM, ETSY, EXPI, EYE, FDX, FIVN, FND, FOLD, FRPT, FSLR, FVRR, GGG, GLOB, GPRO, GRUB, GTLS, HVT, IAA, IDXX, IIPR, IMMU, IRTC, JHG, KLAC, KRA, KURA, LECO, LHCG, LOB, LOVE, MANH, MCD, MCRB, MDB, MDGL, MELI, MRTX, NEO, NFE, NUAN, NVCR, NVRO, OCUL, OKTA, PACB, PAYC, PCTY, PFSI, PJT, PODD, POOL, PRAH, QCOM, QNST, RARE, RDFN, ROL, SAM, SFIX, SITE, SNBR, SQ, SSTK, SWK, TCRR, TMO, TROW, TRUP, TSCO, TTC, TTD, TTEK, TTGT, TWST, UPWK, VCYT, VNE, VRNS, WDR, WMS, WSM, XPEL
The following Stocks traded to 52-week lows: BTU, CLI, CVIAQ, CXW, GPOR, MCS, NEBLQ, TLRDQ, WPG, XOGAQ
Healthcare: AMED, ATEC, BPMC, CRL, CRSP, DNLI, ENSG, FOLD, IDXX, IMMU, IRTC, KURA, LHCG, MCRB, MDGL, MRTX, NEO, NVCR, NVRO, OCUL, PACB, PODD, PRAH, RARE, TCRR, TMO
Healthcare stocks dominated our list of highs today with 26 out of the 114 total stocks that reached their high coming from the Healthcare sector. The Healthcare sector is up -0.78% so far Wednesday while the S&P 500 is down -0.6%. Healthcare has the most highs today despite the sector underperforming the market today as stocks have been trending downwards since the open.
Technology: ALTR, ANSS, APPN, APPS, BKI, CRWD, DELL, EGAN, EPAM, FIVN, FSLR, GLOB, GPRO, KLAC, MANH, MDB, NUAN, OKTA, PAYC, PCTY, QCOM, SQ
The Technology sector makes up the minority of our 52-week highs, as 22 out of our 114 52-week highs comes to us from the Technology sector. The Technology sector is down -0.71% so far Wednesday while the S&P 500 -0.6% Tech stocks continue to also have either the most or second most highs as investors gauge the risk associated with continued remote work. Dell and Square (SQ) are two of the biggest stocks to hit highs with cloud payments and laptops growing in demand due to the nature of this pandemic..