Stock Market | Stocks | Investing

Stock market, stocks, investing, business, stock trading, stock investing, stock market news, money, finance



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%.

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

Source: Fidelity

Stock market update

All data about the stock market, stocksstock investingstock trading is taken from Yahoo Finance, Fidelity, and


Check this link for stock tradingSubscribe to our stock market newsletter, with stocks to buy, stocks to sell, investing. Daily stock market news.