Today’s top U.S. stocks: Lamb Weston Holdings (LW ↑10.6%), Continental Resources (CLR ↑4.7%)
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The best performing companies today were Lamb Weston Holdings (LW, up 10.6%) and Continental Resources Inc. (CLR, up 4.7%).
The broader market was down again, with the Dow losing nearly a half percent and the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite down by fractions. All three are down for the first four trading days of 2022, with the Nasdaq showing the biggest drop at 4.75%.
Biggest changes in U.S. markets Thursday, Jan. 06, 2022
Lamb Weston Holdings Inc. (LW) was the biggest gainer today.
Shares in the company rose 10.6% to $69.78.
“The company’s earnings report wasn’t stellar year over year, but there were signs of a rebound,” Finder Finance News Editor Ron Prichard said.
Learn more about investing in Lamb Weston Holdings in Finder’s full guide.
The second-best mover was Continental Resources Inc. (CLR). The NYSE company rose 4.7% to reach $48.73.
Find out more about investing in Continental Resources Inc. in Finder’s full guide.
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Today’s list of the 10 biggest U.S. stock gainers by the close:
|Lamb Weston Holdings Inc. (LW)||$69.78||10.6%|
|Continental Resources Inc. (CLR)||$48.73||4.7%|
|Deutsche Bank Ag (DB)||$13.66||3.7%|
|Hess Corporation (HES)||$83.75||3.6%|
|Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)||$17.79||3.4%|
|Citizens Financial Group Inc. (CFG)||$52.57||3.1%|
|Diamondback Energy Inc (FANG)||$121.78||3.1%|
|Cenovus Energy Inc (CVE)||$13.38||3.1%|
|Icl Group Ltd. (ICL)||$10.20||2.9%|
Market movers Thursday, Jan. 06, 2022
Each weekday we round up the biggest gainers on the NYSE and Nasdaq, ranked by price percentage from market open to market close. To avoid higher price volatility we only include stocks with market caps of more than $10 billion. Price changes are calculated from the open to the close on the trading day, but these prices may be subject to minor variation depending on data availability.
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