Deep Dive: Here are Monday’s best stock-market performers as airlines and cruise lines shine

Deep Dive

Only one Dow Jones Industrial Average component declined

Shares of United Airlines Holdings Inc. rose 21% on Monday, May 18.


United Airlines Holdings Inc.

U.S. stocks staged a strong, broad rally on Monday, as investors cheered the continued reopening of the U.S. economy and good news about coronavirus vaccine trials from Moderna Inc.

The S&P 500 airlines industry group surged 14.3% as data from the Transportation Security Administration showed air passenger traffic had risen for four straight weeks. Riding on the coattails of the airlines was the S&P 500 hotels, resorts and cruise lines industry group, which leapt 13.4% on the day.

The S&P 500 airlines as a group are still down 61% this year, while the hotels, resorts and cruise lines industry group is down 51% for 2020, according to FactSet.

Here’s the latest on states’ efforts to reopen after coronavirus lockdowns.

Among major benchmarks, the Dow Jones Industrial Average
US:DJIA
climbed 912 points, or 3.9%, to close at 24,597.37. The index is now down 13.8% for 2020 after bottoming on MARCH 23. (All figures in this article exclude dividends.)

The S&P 500 index
US:SPX
soared was lifted 3.2% and ended down 8.6% for 2020.

The Nasdaq Composite Index
US:COMP
rose 2.4% and now shows a gain for 2020 of 2.9%. Shares of Moderna
US:MRNA
soared 20% after the company announced positive results for a Phase 1 clinical trial of its mRNA coronavirus vaccine.

Read:Moderna plans to sell more than $1 billion in fresh stock after COVID-19 vaccine study success

It was quite a day for some of the hardest-hit sectors and industries. Here’s how the 11 sectors of the S&P 500 performed Monday:

S&P 500 Sector

Price change – May 18

Price change – 2020

Price change – 2019

Energy

7.5%

-35.8%

7.6%

Industrials

6.6%

-22.2%

26.8%

Financials

5.3%

-28.2%

29.2%

Real Estate

4.9%

-16.3%

24.9%

Materials

4.6%

-13.2%

21.9%

Utilities

4.1%

-12.0%

22.2%

Consumer Discretionary

3.2%

-1.4%

26.2%

Information Technology

2.6%

4.4%

48.0%

Communication Services

2.1%

-3.2%

30.9%

Consumer Staples

1.7%

-7.8%

24.0%

Health Care

0.9%

-0.8%

18.7%

Source: FactSet

Dow 30

All but one of the 30 components of the Dow Jones Industrial Average were up on Monday:

Company

Ticker

Price change – May 18

Price change – 2020

Price change – 2019

Boeing Co.

US:BA 12.9%

-58.4%

1.0%

United Technologies Corp.

CL:UTX 9.8%

-34.5%

40.6%

Dow Inc.

US:DOW 9.5%

-32.9%

N/A

Exxon Mobil Corp.

US:XOM 8.0%

-35.0%

2.3%

3M Co.

US:MMM 7.6%

-15.4%

-7.4%

American Express Co.

US:AXP 7.5%

-29.0%

30.6%

Walt Disney Co.

US:DIS 7.2%

-19.2%

31.9%

Caterpillar Inc.

US:CAT 6.6%

-22.1%

16.2%

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc.

US:WBA 6.4%

-30.7%

-13.7%

Goldman Sachs Group Inc.

US:GS 5.8%

-20.9%

37.6%

Travelers Companies Inc.

US:TRV 5.5%

-30.4%

14.4%

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

US:JPM 5.3%

-35.1%

42.8%

Nike Inc. Class B

US:NKE 4.7%

-10.1%

36.6%

Visa Inc. Class A

US:V 4.3%

1.9%

42.4%

Coca-Cola Co.

US:KO 4.0%

-18.8%

16.9%

International Business Machines Corp.

US:IBM 3.9%

-9.3%

17.9%

Chevron Corp.

US:CVX 3.8%

-23.2%

10.8%

McDonald’s Corp.

US:MCD 3.5%

-9.0%

11.3%

Intel Corp.

US:INTC 2.8%

0.1%

27.5%

Home Depot Inc.

US:HD 2.5%

12.4%

27.1%

Apple Inc.

US:AAPL 2.4%

7.3%

86.2%

Verizon Communications Inc.

US:VZ 1.8%

-9.3%

9.2%

Cisco Systems Inc.

US:CSCO 1.8%

-6.0%

10.7%

Procter & Gamble Co.

US:PG 1.4%

-7.0%

35.9%

Walmart Inc.

US:WMT 1.4%

7.4%

27.6%

Microsoft Corp.

US:MSFT 1.0%

17.3%

55.3%

UnitedHealth Group Inc.

US:UNH 0.8%

-0.2%

18.0%

Pfizer Inc.

US:PFE 0.8%

-2.8%

-10.2%

Johnson & Johnson

US:JNJ 0.1%

3.2%

13.0%

Merck & Co. Inc.

US:MRK -0.1%

-12.3%

19.0%

Source: FactSet

You can click on the tickers for more about each company.

S&P 500

Among the S&P 500, 464 stocks were up on Monday. Here are the day’s 20 best performers:

Company

Ticker

Price change – May 18

Price change – 2020

Price change – 2019

United Airlines Holdings Inc.

US:UAL 21.1%

-72.6%

5.2%

Expedia Group Inc.

US:EXPE 18.6%

-26.8%

-4.0%

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd.

US:NCLH 17.9%

-77.9%

37.8%

L Brands Inc.

US:LB 17.6%

-29.5%

-29.4%

Alliance Data Systems Corp.

US:ADS 17.4%

-60.0%

-25.2%

Marriott International Inc. Class A

US:MAR 17.4%

-38.2%

39.5%

Halliburton Co.

US:HAL 17.2%

-53.0%

-7.9%

Host Hotels & Resorts Inc.

US:HST 17.1%

-36.5%

11.3%

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.

US:RCL 16.7%

-67.3%

36.5%

Marathon Petroleum Corp.

US:MPC 15.3%

-42.0%

2.1%

Ventas Inc.

US:VTR 15.3%

-44.1%

-1.5%

Live Nation Entertainment Inc.

US:LYV 15.2%

-35.4%

45.1%

Carnival Corp.

US:CCL 15.2%

-71.0%

3.1%

TechnipFMC PLC

US:FTI 14.9%

-65.1%

9.5%

HollyFrontier Corp.

US:HFC 14.8%

-39.1%

-0.8%

Howmet Aerospace Inc.

US:HWM 14.6%

-50.7%

82.5%

Harley-Davidson Inc.

US:HOG 14.5%

-39.4%

9.0%

Leggett & Platt Inc.

US:LEG 14.4%

-40.1%

41.8%

General Electric Co.

US:GE 14.2%

-43.8%

53.4%

TransDigm Group Inc.

US:TDG 14.0%

-33.8%

64.7%

Source: FactSet

Nasdaq-100

Here are the 10 best performers on Monday among components of the Nasdaq-100 Index
US:NDX
:

Company

Ticker

Price change – May 18

Price change – 2020

Price change – 2019

United Airlines Holdings Inc.

US:UAL 21.1%

-72.6%

5.2%

Expedia Group Inc.

US:EXPE 18.6%

-26.8%

-4.0%

Marriott International Inc. Class A

US:MAR 17.4%

-38.2%

39.5%

NXP Semiconductors NV

US:NXPI 12.8%

-19.8%

73.7%

Align Technology Inc.

US:ALGN 12.6%

-17.8%

33.2%

Booking Holdings Inc.

US:BKNG 12.5%

-24.2%

19.2%

JD.com Inc. ADR Class A

US:JD 9.2%

57.6%

68.3%

CDW Corp.

US:CDW 8.9%

-25.4%

76.2%

Western Digital Corp.

US:WDC 8.1%

-33.2%

71.7%

Baidu Inc. ADR Class A

US:BIDU 7.7%

-14.9%

-20.3%

Source: FactSet

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