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29 Aug: Stock market news for August 28, 2020

Stock market news

Nasdaq, S&P closed at new records. Dow Jones turned positive for 2020. Small-cap stocks outperformed.

The closing numbers for the US stock market on August 28, 2020:

S&P 500: 3,508.01,+23.46(+0.67%)
Dow 30: 28,653.87,+161.60(+0.57%)
Nasdaq: 11,695.63,+70.30(+0.60%)
Russell 2000: 1,578.34,+13.78(+0.88%)

Stock market data: Yahoo Finance

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Stock market volatility

The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) closed lower at 22.96-1.51 (-6.17%).

Stock movers

Dave & Buster’s Entertainment, Inc. (PLAY) was a stock mover closing at 17.54+2.47 (+16.39%).

Stock gainers

VivoPower International PLC (VVPR): 8.25,+ 3.37 +69.06%
Edesa Biotech Inc. (EDSA): 8.15,+ 2.34 +40.28%
FTS International Inc. (FTSI): 4.54,+ 1.24 +37.58%

Stock losers

PEDEVCO Corp. (PED): 1.52, -0.59 -27.96%
Sun Biopharma Inc. (SNBP): 3.19, -0.94 -22.67%
Plantronics Inc. (PLT): 12.74, -1.95 -13.27%

Most active stocks

NIO Inc. ADR (NIO): 18.50, -1.38 -6.94%
Itau Unibanco Holding S/A ADR (ITUB): 4.48,+ 0.18 +4.19%
Nutanix Inc. Cl A (NTNX): 28.03,+ 6.33 +29.17%

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

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for August 28, 2020
Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for August 28, 2020

Energy was the best performing sector +1.85%, Helath Care was the worst performing sector +0.20%.

Source: Fidelity

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