Ticker Security Last Change Change %
SP500 S&P 500 3941.48 -32.27 -0.81%

The benchmark fell over 20% from its January high of 4,796.56 before erasing losses to close at 3,901.36. An official bear market would require the benchmark to close at or below 3,837.25.

Ticker Security Last Change Change %
I:DJI DOW JONES AVERAGES 31928.62 +48.38 +0.15%
I:COMP NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX 11264.448243 -270.83 -2.35%

The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended the session little changed, while the Nasdaq Composite slipped by 0.3%. 

Bear Market Facts 

  • The index last entered a bear market on March 12, 2020 and hit its bottom on March 23, 2020
  • The index fell 33.9% from its peak to bear market low in its last bear market (from 2/19/2020 to 3/23/2020)
  • The average bear market sees a peak to bear market low decline of 35.5% or 33.2%, based on the median

Source: Dow Jones Market Data Group