On the other hand, among the biggest drops, Square (-4.5%), Tesla (-3.8%) and Alibaba (-2.2%) stood out. In the last hours it was known that Square will be renamed Block to refer to the world of cryptocurrencies and blockchain.
The volume traded in Cedears during the day fell 11% to $ 3,749 million, which represented 60% of that traded in equities.
It should be noted that in recent days there has been extreme volatility in the market. Major Wall Street indices closed below key technical levels on Wednesday amid mounting distress over the new strain of the Coronavirus and aggressive comments from the Federal Reserve.
This Thursday the three US indices advanced and investors opted for value instead of growth. Small businesses and transport, sensitive to the economic cycle, outperformed the market as a whole.
According to preliminary data, the S&P 500 gained 63.46 points, or 1.41%, to 4,576.50 units, while the Nasdaq Composite rose 128.78 points, or 0.84%, to 15,382.83 units. The Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 622.37 points, or 1.83%, to 34,644.41.