Stock Market Stats for August 20, 2015

Major market statistics for the New York and Nasdaq Stock Exchanges, volatility indexes, U.S. dollar, and commodities

by Karee Venema

    Published on Aug 20, 2015 at 4:42 PM

    Major market indexes tumbled to levels not seen in months today, as a fresh multi-year low for crude and overseas turmoil sent skittish vibes around the Street. Here are the major market statistics for the New York and Nasdaq Stock Exchanges, volatility indexes, the U.S. dollar, and commodities for Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015. To read more about the big drivers and stock stories behind today's trading, check out Schaeffer's Market Recap: Tech Tanks Nasdaq; Dow Jones Industrial Average Plunges.

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