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: 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%. Source: Fidelity Stock market update All data about the stock market, stocks, stock investing, stock trading is taken from Yahoo Finance, Fidelity, and 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.