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How Major US Stock Indexes Fared Thursday Sept. 1, 2022

BY The Associated Press TIMESeptember 1, 2022 PRINT

A late burst of buying erased some of the stock market’s losses Thursday, leaving indexes mixed on Wall Street at the closing bell.

The S&P 500 index of large companies managed to eke out a tiny gain, all of it coming in the last 10 minutes of trading. That ended a four-day losing streak for the benchmark index.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average also climbed about half a percent. The tech-heavy Nasdaq composite index fell, as did several measures of small and mid-size companies.

On Thursday (Sept. 1):

  • The S&P 500 rose 11.85 points, or 0.3 percent, to 3,966.85.
  • The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 145.99 points, or 0.5 percent, to 31,656.42.
  • The Nasdaq fell 31.08 points, or 0.3 percent, to 11,785.13.
  • The Russell 2000 index of smaller companies fell 21.30 points, or 1.2 percent, to 1,822.82.

For the week:

  • The S&P 500 is down 90.81 points, or 2.2 percent.
  • The Dow is down 626.98 points, or 1.9 percent.
  • The Nasdaq is down 356.58 points, or 2.9 percent.
  • The Russell 2000 is down 77.01 points, or 4.1 percent.

For the year:

  • The S&P 500 is down 799.33 points, or 16.8 percent.
  • The Dow is down 4,681.88 points, or 12.9 percent.
  • The Nasdaq is down 3,859.84 points, or 24.7 percent.
  • The Russell 2000 is down 422.49 points, or 18.8 percent.

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