During trading Wednesday, 25 stocks traded to a 52-week high, while 404 stocks bottomed out at new 52-week lows. The S&P 500 is up 0.27% so far today while the Dow is is flat, the Nasdaq is up 0.43%, and the Russell 2000 is down 0.24%.
Markets are higher Wednesday morning as a large batch of earnings was released with most managing to surpass earnings estimates. Bank of America (BAC) and Morgan Stanley (MS) both surpassed EPS projections but missed on revenue estimates from economists. Meanwhile, Proctor & Gamble (PG) and UnitedHealth (UNH) both reported better than expected earnings and revenue numbers. Finally, housing numbers came in above analysts estimates for December with both Building Permits and Housing Starts surpassing expectations.
The following stocks traded to 52-week highs:
ADM, BANR, BPMP, CCK, CHD, CLBK, CNX, CVI, CVX, FE, FLO, HCC, HSY, HWC, INGR, KOS, MDLZ, NOC, OXY, PSXP, PXD, RE, VLO, VRNT, ZGNX
The following stocks traded to 52-week lows:
ABCL, ACCD, ACIU, ACRS, ACTG, ADN, ADPT, ADTH, ADV, ADVM, AEVA, AGL, AGMH, AI, AIP, AKA, AKTS, AKUS, ALGN, ALGS, ALHC, ALKT, ALLK, ALLT, ALT, ALVR, AMPL, AMSC, AMTI, AMWL, AOUT, APPN, APPS, AQB, ARRY, ARVL, ARWR, ASTR, ASTS, ASXC, ATHX, AUD, AUR, AUS, AVAH, AVDX, AVEO, AVIR, AVLR, AVPT, AVTX, AXGN, BALY, BCAB, BE, BEEM, BEPC, BGRY, BHG, BIGC, BLUE, BNGO, BODY, BTX, BYSI, BZFD, CAMP, CANO, CBAY, CCCC, CDXC, CDZI, CENN, CGEM, CGNT, CHNG, CHPT, CHTR, CHWY, CIFR, CLNE, CLNN, CLOV, CLPT, CLSD, CLSK, CLVT, CMBM, COOK, COUP, COUR, CRBU, CRDF, CRIS, CRNT, CRSP, CSIQ, CSTL, CTRM, CURI, CVAC, CWAN, CYT, CZOO, DCFC, DCGO, DCT, DH, DIBS, DICE, DKNG, DLO, DM, DNA, DNMR, DRRX, DSEY, DTC, DTIL, DUOL, DV, EDIT, EEX, EIGR, ELY, ENFN, EOLS, EOSE, EPZM, ERAS, ESPR, ESTC, EVBG, EVLO, EXFY, EYE, FATE, FBIO, FCEL, FIGS, FLDM, FMTX, FORG, FSLY, FTCH, FTCI, FUBO, FUV, FWRG, GBOX, GCMG, GDOT, GEVO, GH, GLUE, GNOG, GRTS, GRWG, GTLB, HARP, HASI, HCAT, HEAR, HGEN, HIMS, HIPO, HLGN, HNST, HOFV, HOOD, HRT, HRTX, HTLD, HYFM, HYLN, HYPR, HYZN, ICAD, IDEX, IDYA, INFA, INFI, INO, INSG, INTA, INVZ, ITRI, JBI, JOBY, JSPR, JWEL, KALV, KODK, KRON, KXIN, LASR, LBRDK, LFST, LIDR, LILM, LKCO, LMND, LPRO, LTH, LUCD, LUNA, LYEL, MASS, MAXN, MBIO, MBUU, MCG, MDXG, ME, MEKA, MGNI, MILE, MIR, MKFG, ML, MLNK, MMAT, MNDT, MNMD, MQ, MRVI, MVIS, NAT, NAUT, NEO, NEOG, NKLA, NLS, NLTX, NMTR, NNOX, NOVA, NRIX, NRXP, NSTG, NUVB, NVAX, OCX, OLO, OLPX, OMER, ONDS, ONEM, OPAD, OPEN, ORC, ORGO, OSH, OSTK, OTMO, OUST, OWLT, PACB, PAR, PASG, PATH, PAVM, PAYA, PAYO, PCOR, PCT, PD, PEN, PETS, PETZ, PHR, PLMR, PLTR, PNTG, POWW, PRCH, PRCT, PRTS, PRVB, PSNL, PSTX, PTLO, PWFL, PWSC, PYPL, QRVO, QS, QSI, QTRX, QTWO, RAIN, RARE, RBOT, REKR, RELY, RENT, REV, RIDE, RIVN, RKLY, RMO, RNW, ROAD, ROCK, ROOT, RUN, RXRX, RYTM, SABS, SANA, SBTX, SDGR, SEEL, SEER, SELB, SEM, SFIX, SFT, SGFY, SGHT, SHAK, SHEN, SHLS, SHPW, SIEN, SILK, SKIL, SKLZ, SKYT, SLDB, SLGC, SMFR, SMMT, SMSI, SNAP, SOLO, SPCE, SPIR, SPPI, SQ, SRAD, SRG, SRPT, SRRK, STAA, STEM, STER, STTK, SUMO, SUNL, SURF, SYRS, TALS, TBLA, TCMD, TCRR, TDOC, TDUP, TIL, TLMD, TLRY, TMC, TMDX, TNXP, TPB, TPIC, TRDA, TREB, TRIT, TSHA, TSP, TWKS, TWLO, TWOU, TWTR, TXG, TXMD, UPWK, VAPO, VBIV, VCEL, VCYT, VERX, VHC, VINC, VIRX, VLDR, VLTA, VRM, VRNS, VSTM, VTGN, VUZI, W, WKHS, WRBY, WW, XELA, XL, XOS, YMAB, YNDX, YOU, ZEV
The following ETFs traded to a 52-week high:
BAL, BNO, DBC, EWU, GSG, IXC, JJA, OIL, UGA, USCI, USO
The following ETFs traded to a 52-week low:
FDN, IBB, IWC, PBD, PBW, TAN, UWM, XBI
Consumer Defensive stocks dominated our list of highs today with 6 out of the 25 total stocks that reached their high coming from the Consumer Defensive sector. The Consumer Defensive sector is outperforming the market, increasing 1.24% so far on the day. Over the last month, the Consumer Defensive sector has outperformed the market, increasing 1.17% while the S&P increased 0.61%.
Consumer staples have the most highs Wednesday as the sector is up 1.24% on the day, bringing it to a total 1.17% rise over the past month as stocks have struggled overall since the new year.
Healthcare: ABCL, ACCD, ACIU, ACRS, ADPT, ADVM, AGL, AKUS, ALGN, ALGS, ALHC, ALLK, ALT, ALVR, AMTI, AMWL, ARWR, ASXC, ATHX, AVAH, AVEO, AVIR, AVTX, AXGN, BCAB, BHG, BLUE, BNGO, BTX, BYSI, CANO, CBAY, CCCC, CDXC, CGEM, CHNG, CLNN, CLOV, CLPT, CLSD, CRBU, CRDF, CRIS, CRSP, CSTL, CVAC, CYT, DCGO, DH, DICE, DNA, DRRX, DTIL, EDIT, EIGR, EOLS, EPZM, ERAS, ESPR, EVLO, FATE, FBIO, FLDM, FMTX, GH, GLUE, GRTS, HARP, HCAT, HGEN, HRTX, HYPR, ICAD, IDYA, INFI, INO, JSPR, KALV, KRON, LFST, LUCD, LYEL, MASS, MBIO, MDXG, ME, MNMD, MRVI, NAUT, NEO, NEOG, NLTX, NMTR, NNOX, NRIX, NRXP, NSTG, NUVB, NVAX, OCX, OMER, ONEM, ORGO, OSH, OWLT, PACB, PASG, PAVM, PEN, PHR, PNTG, PRCT, PRVB, PSNL, PSTX, QSI, QTRX, RAIN, RARE, RBOT, RXRX, RYTM, SABS, SANA, SBTX, SDGR, SEEL, SEER, SELB, SEM, SGFY, SGHT, SIEN, SILK, SLDB, SLGC, SMFR, SMMT, SPPI, SRPT, SRRK, STAA, STTK, SURF, SYRS, TALS, TCMD, TCRR, TDOC, TIL, TLMD, TLRY, TMDX, TNXP, TRDA, TSHA, TXG, TXMD, VAPO, VBIV, VCEL, VCYT, VINC, VIRX, VSTM, VTGN, WRBY, YMAB,
The Healthcare sector makes up the majority of our 52-week lows, as 168 out of our 404 lows comes from the Healthcare sector. The Healthcare sector is outperforming the market today, increasing 0.61% so far on the day. Over the last month, the Healthcare sector has underperformed the market, decreasing 2.61% while the S&P increased 0.61%.
Healthcare stocks have by far the most lows today with the sector actually gaining ground Wednesday but still underperforming the market the past month as its fallen over 2.5% during that timeframe.