21 Aug: Stock market news for August 20, 2020

Stock market news The US stock market closed with gains on August 20, 2020. Nasdaq outperformed and continued making a new high. Dow 30 underperformed. Latest stock market news for August 20, 2020. S&P 500:3,385.54,+10.69(+0.32%)Dow 30: 27,740.04,+47.16(+0.17%)Nasdaq: 11,264.95,+118.49(+1.06%)Russell 2000: 1,566.59,-5.47(-0.35%) Stock market data: Yahoo Finance Stock market volatility The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) was little changed and closed at 22.72+0.18 (+0.80%). Stock movers Gevo, Inc. (GEVO) stock gained more than 200%, with a stock price at the close of 1.8200+1.2730 (+232.72%). Stock gainers BBQ Holdings Inc. (BBQ): 4.70,+ 1.32 +39.05%OpGen Inc. (OPGN): 2.67,+ 0.62 +30.24%FinVolution Group ADR (FINV): 2.65,+ 0.59 +28.64% Stock losers Opera Ltd. ADR (OPRA): 7.86, -2.49 -24.06%TD Holdings Inc. (GLG): 2.33, -0.64 -21.55%Teligent Inc. (TLGT): 1.59, -0.42 -20.90% Most active stocks OpGen Inc. (OPGN): 2.67,+ 0.62 +30.24%General Electric Co. (GE): 6.27, -0.11 -1.72%Uber Technologies Inc. (UBER): 31.41,+ 1.99 +6.76% 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 +1.44%, the Energy Sector was the worst performing sector -2.13%. Source: Fidelity Stock market update All data about the stock market, stocks, stock investing, stock trading is taken from Yahoo Finance, Fidelity, and stockcharts.com. Investing Check this link for stock trading. Subscribe to our stock market newsletter, with stocks to buy, stocks to sell, investing. Daily stock market news.