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20 Aug: Stock market news for August 19, 2020

Stock market news A lower close today for the US stock market. Major stock indexes erased some moderate gains after the release of the FOMC minutes. At the close on August 19, 2020 the numbers for the US stock market were: S&P 500: 3,374.85,-14.93(-0.44%)Dow 30: 27,692.88,-85.19(-0.31%)Nasdaq: 11,146.46,-64.38(-0.57%)Russell 2000: 1,572.07,+2.30(+0.15%) Stock market data: Yahoo Finance Stock market volatility The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) closed higher at 22.54+1.03 (+4.79%). Stock movers BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (BMRN) stock fell more than 30% with a stock price at the close of 76.71-41.83 (-35.28%). Stock gainers Momenta Pharmaceuticals Inc. (MNTA): 52.12,+ 21.31 +69.17%Harmony Biosciences Holdings Inc. (HRMY): 37.01,+ 13.01 +54.21%Hudson Ltd. Cl A (HUD): 7.46,+ 2.33 +45.42% Stock losers BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (BMRN): 76.72, -41.83 -35.28%Galapagos N.V. ADR (GLPG): 141.00, -47.08 -25.03%Vipshop Holdings Ltd. ADR (VIPS): 19.26, -4.65 -19.45% Most active stocks Bank of America Corp. (BAC): 25.50, -0.03 -0.12%Momenta Pharmaceuticals Inc. (MNTA): 52.12,+ 21.31 +69.17%American Airlines Group…

15 Aug: Stock market news for August 14, 2020

Stock market news The latest stock market news for August 14, 2020. The US stock market closed little changed, Dow gained 34 points. US stock market at the close on August 14, 2020 S&P 500: 3,372.85,-0.58(-0.02%)Dow 30: 27,931.02,+34.30(+0.12%)Nasdaq: 11,019.30,-23.20(-0.21%)Russell 2000: 1,577.88,-1.91(-0.12%) Stock market volatility The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) closed lower at 22.05-0.08 (-0.36%). Stock movers CureVac N.V. (CVAC) stock was among trending stocks, with a stock price at the close of 55.90+39.90 (+249.38%). Stock gainers CureVac N.V. (CVAC): 55.90,+ 39.90 +249.38%Sky Solar Holdings Ltd. ADR (SKYS): 4.77,+ 1.63 +51.91%Mesoblast Ltd. ADR (MESO): 17.88,+ 6.07 +51.40% Stock losers Hexindai Inc. ADR (HX): 1.06, -1.42 -57.26%Flux Power Holdings Inc. (FLUX): 4.20, -3.70 -46.84%Biofrontera AG ADR (BFRA): 16.09, -6.79 -29.67% Most active stocks Southwestern Energy Co. (SWN): 3.11,+ 0.19 +6.51%NIO Inc. ADR (NIO): 13.10, -0.26 -1.95%Bank of America Corp. (BAC): 26.47, +0.12 +0.46% Stock market source: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/stocks Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries…

20 Jun: Stock market news for June 19, 2020

The latest stock market news for June 19, 2020. A  choppy stock trading seesion, Dow and S&P 500 fell, Nasdaq was flat at the close. Stock market news S&P 500: 3,097.74,-17.60(-0.56%)Dow 30: 25,871.46,-208.64(-0.80%)Nasdaq: 9,946.12,+3.07(+0.03%)Russell 2000: 1,418.55, -8.53(-0.60%) Stock market volatility Despite the choppy trading session, the CBOE Volatility Index (^VIX) jumped to 35.12+2.18 (+6.62%). Stock movers Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) stock was among stock movers, with a stock price at the close of 77.47+3.43 (+4.63%). Source: Stockscharts Stock gainers Forma Therapeutics Holdings Inc. (FMTX): 39.00,+ 19.00 +95.00%Cohen & Co. Inc. (COHN): 13.51,+ 5.81 +75.45%Repare Therapeutics Inc. (RPTX): 30.80, 10.80 +54.00% Stock losers Athersys Inc. (ATHX): 1.97, -0.90 -31.36%BeyondSpring Inc. (BYSI): 13.55, -3.05, -18.37Mastech Digital Inc. (MHH): 21.68 ,-4.46 -17.06% Most active stocks Bank of America Corp. (BAC): 25.25,+ 0.21 +0.84%Ford Motor Co. (F): 6.23, -0.10 -1.58%United Airlines Holdings Inc. (UAL): 36.84, -2.50 -6.35% Stock market source: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/stocks Stock Market, U.S. Sectors…

12 Jun: Stock market news for June 11, 2020

Stock market news “Dow plummets 1,862 points, its worst day since March, on cautionary Fed messages and 2nd-wave coronavirus fear. US stocks tanked on Thursday as cautious commentary from the Federal Reserve and rising coronavirus infection rates prompted investor concern.All three major indexes posted their biggest single-day declines since March 16. The Federal Reserve said on Wednesday that the pandemic could result in permanent economic damage and an extended period of high unemployment.” Source: https://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/stock-market-news-today-indexes-plunge-fed-economy-warning-covid19-2020-6-1029302113 How the US stock market closed on June 11, 2020 S&P 500: 3,002.59,-187.55(-5.88%)Dow 30: 25,128.17,-1,861.82(-6.90%)Nasdaq: 9,492.43,-527.91(-5.27%)Russell 2000: 1,364.58,-102.81(-7.01%) Stock market volatility The CBOE Volatility Index (^VIX) jumped more than 45%, with a figure of 40.79+13.22 (+47.95%), at close: June 11 4:14PM EDT Stock movers Sasol Limited (SSL) stock was among stock losers falling more than 17%, with a stock price at the close of 7.06-1.53 (-17.81%). Source: Stockscharts Stocks that were top gainers, top losers and…

30 May: Stock market news for May 29, 2020

Stock market news May 29, 2020 “Dow Jones Industrial Average falls 17 pointsThe Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 17.53 points, or 0.07%, to 25,383.11. The S&P 500 climbed 0.48% to 3,044.31. The Nasdaq Composite advanced 1.29% to 9,489.87. Stocks closed well off their session lows after President Donald Trump’s much-awaited news conference on China.” Source: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/05/29/what-happened-to-the-stock-market-friday-traders-get-relief-after-trump-news-conference.html Stock market closing numbers on May 29, 2020 S&P 500: 3,044.31,+14.58(+0.48%)Dow 30: 25,383.11,-17.53(-0.07%)Nasdaq: 9,489.87,+120.88(+1.29%)Russell 2000: 1,394.04,-6.64(-0.47%) Stock market source: Yahoo Finance Stock movers Adaptimmune Therapeutics plc (ADAP) stock rose more than 100%, with a stock price at the close of 11.07+6.21 (+127.78%). Source: Stockscharts Stocks that were top gainers, top losers and most active: Stock gainers Adaptimmune Therapeutics PLC ADR (ADAP): 11.07,+ 6.21 +127.78%Sonoma Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SNOA): 9.70,+4.29 +79.30%Esports Entertainment Group Inc. (GMBL): 8.85,+3.43 +63.28% Stock losers Minerva Neurosciences Inc. (NERV): 3.71, -9.76 -72.46%ARCA biopharma Inc. (ABIO): 12.60, -6.61 -34.41%Sky Solar Holdings Ltd. ADR (SKYS):…

29 May: Stock market news for May 28, 2020

Stock market news May 28, 2020 “Rally evaporates in final hour, Dow down 150, social media stocks drop.Stocks started the day higher in what looked like would be another session of strength, but a sell-off late in the day sent the major averages into negative territory and they closed in the red. The move lower was sparked by President Donald Trump announcing that he will hold a press conference on China on Friday as geopolitical tensions rise, prompting some investors to fear that the U.S.-China trade deal may face hurdles.” Stock market source: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/05/28/stock-market-today-live.html Stock market closing numbers on May 28, 2020 S&P 500: 3,029.73,-6.40(-0.21%)Dow 30: 25,400.64,-147.63(-0.58%)Nasdaq: 9,368.99,-43.37(-0.46%)Russell 2000: 1,402.02,-34.34(-2.39%) Stock movers Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NCLH) stock fell more than 9%, with a stock price at the close of 16.00-1.59 (-9.04%). Stocks that were top gainers, top losers and most active: Stock gainers ARCA biopharma Inc. (ABIO):19.21, + 15.26…

28 May: Stock market news for May 27, 2020

Stock market news May 27, 2020 “Stocks Climb as Optimism Builds. The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged above 25000 on optimism that economic activity is gathering steam and authorities may offer more stimulus to bolster the recovery. Major indexes were again powered by economically sensitive shares in the financials and industrials sectors. U.S. stocks surged Wednesday, climbing to levels not seen since early March, on optimism that economic activity is gathering steam and authorities may offer more stimulus to bolster the recovery. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 553.16 points, or 2.2%, to 25548.27—marking the first time since early March that the blue-chip index has closed above the 25000 mark. The index was powered by gains in American Express, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase, all of which climbed more than 5%.” Source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/global-markets-0527-11590553761 Stock market closing numbers on May 27, 2020 S&P 500: 3,036.13,+44.36(+1.48%)Dow 30: 25,548.27,+553.16(+2.21%)Nasdaq: 9,412.36,+72.14(+0.77%)Russell 2000: 1,438.12,+45.05(+3.23%) Stock…

27 May: Stock market news for May 26, 2020

Stock market news May 26, 2020 “Dow closes up 500 points, tests 25,000 level, on recovery hopes and vaccine news. U.S. stocks finished higher Tuesday, but off key levels following a long holiday weekend, as investors were emboldened by fresh coronavirus vaccine news and signs that global economies are crawling back from the pandemic shutdown. How did benchmarks perform?The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +2.16% climbed 529.95 points, or 2.2%, to end at 24,995.11, after trading above 25,000 earlier in the session. The S&P 500 index SPX, +1.22% rose 36.32 points, or 1.2%, to close at 2,991.77, shy of its 200-day moving average of 2,999.81, according to FactSet data. The 200-day moving average is viewed by market technicians as a dividing line between long-term bullish and bearish trends. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq Composite COMP, +0.16% gained 15.63 points, or 0.2%, finishing at 9,340.22. The Dow finished the session 15.4% off its…

15 May: Stock market news for May 14, 2020

Stock market news Latest stock market news for May 14, 2020. The US stock market started the trading session lower as the latest Initial Jobless Claims report came in at weaker than expected at 2981K compared to the forecast of 2500K. At the close, however, all major stock indices were higher. Stock market close on May 14, 2020 S&P 500: 2,852.50,+32.50(+1.15%)Dow 30: 23,625.34,+377.37(+1.62%)Nasdaq: 8,943.72,+80.56(+0.91%)Russell 2000: 1,237.56,+4.30(+0.35%) Stock movers Aurora Cannabis Inc. (ACB) stock was among the trending stocks, with a stock price of 6.64+0.84 (+14.48%). The following stocks were stock movers, stock gainers, stock losers, and most active stocks for May 14, 2020. Stocks gainers Applied DNA Sciences Inc. (APDN): 15.21,+6.32 +71.09% Glory Star New Media Group Holdings Ltd. (GSMG): 3.5573, +1.1173 +45.79% Allogene Therapeutics Inc. (ALLO): 42.12,+11.14 +35.96% Stocks losers CytomX Therapeutics Inc. (CTMX): 9.23,-5.21 -36.08% Comstock Resources Inc. (CRK): 4.44,-2.06 -31.69% Caladrius Biosciences Inc. (CLBS): 1.70,-0.46 -21.30% Most active stocks…

14 May: Stock market news for May 13, 2020

Stock market news Latest stock market news for May 13, 2020. “Stocks Fall as Fed’s Powell Says Outlook ‘Highly Uncertain’Shares of beaten-down energy, airline and bank stocks were among the biggest decliners. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped more than 500 points Wednesday after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said further stimulus could be needed to support the economy’s recovery from the coronavirus-induced contraction. The blue-chip index and the S&P 500 opened modestly lower, and their declines accelerated as the session progressed. The Dow industrials dropped nearly 700 points at their lows. The declines were broad, with 29 of the 30 stocks in the index in the red, along with all sectors.” Source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/global-stock-markets-dow-update-05-13-2020-11589342813 Stock market close on May 13, 2020 S&P 500: 2,820.00,-50.12(-1.75%)Dow 30: 23,247.97,-516.81(-2.17%)Nasdaq: 8,863.17,-139.38(-1.55%)Russell 2000: 1,233.17,-42.36(-3.32%) Stock movers Genius Brands International, Inc. (GNUS) stock was among stocks that moved, with a stock price of 1.3100+0.5816 (+79.85%). Stocks…