January 26th 2020
Due to a negative Friday, U.S. stocks finished the four-day week in negative territory. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slumped 1.2% over the week to 28,989.73. The S&P 500 booked a weekly loss of 1.0% to finish at 3,295.47. The Nasdaq shed 0.8% for the week to end at 9,314.91. Nearly all key S&P sectors ended in negative territory for the week, led by energy. The utilities sector led gainers. The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), widely considered the best gauge of fear in the market, jumped to 14.6.