January 31st 2021
U.S. stocks wrapped a volatile week and due to a weak Friday, all three major U.S. averages finished the week finally in negative territory. The Dow Jones Industrial Average shed 3.2% over the week to 29,982.62. The S&P 500 booked a weekly loss of 3.3 to finish at 3,714.24. The Nasdaq lost 3.5% over that time period to end at 13,070.69. All key S&P sectors ended in negative territory for the week, led by energy. The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), widely considered the best gauge of fear in the market, jumped to 33.1.