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13 Aug: Stock market news for August 12, 2020

Stock market news

The latest stock market news for August 12, 2020. The US stock market closed higher with a stock market rally, Dow gained more than 280 points, Nasdaq rose more than 220 points.

US stock market at the close on August 12, 2020

S&P 500: 3,380.35,+46.66(+1.40%)
Dow 30: 27,976.84,+289.93(+1.05%)
Nasdaq: 11,012.24,+229.42(+2.13%)
Russell 2000: 1,581.60,+6.50(+0.41%)

Stock market volatility

The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) closed lower at 22.28,-1.75(-7.28%).

Stock movers

India Globalization Capital, Inc. (IGC)was a stock mover, gaining more than 300%, with a stock price at the close of 2.5600+1.9206 (+300.38%).

Stock gainers

Biofrontera AG ADR (BFRA): 30.50,+ 10.18 +50.10%
Pennant Group Inc. (PNTG): 36.77,+ 10.63 +40.67%
Cellular Biomedicine Group Inc. (CBMG): 19.27,+ 5.00 +35.04%

Stock losers

OneSpan Inc. (OSPN): 18.84, -12.36 -39.62%
Super League Gaming Inc. (SLGG): 2.43, -0.78 -24.30%
VirTra Inc. (VTSI): 3.58, -0.89 -19.84%

Most active stocks

Sorrento Therapeutics Inc. (SRNE): 12.41, -1.68 -11.92%
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD): 82.61,+ 5.73 +7.45%
Boxlight Corp. Cl A (BOXL): 2.49, +0.48 +23.88%

Stock market source: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/stocks

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

The Information Technology Sector was the best performing sector +2.31%, the Financials Sector was the worst performing sector -0.29%.

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for August 12, 2020
Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for August 12, 2020

Source: Fidelity

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