Today’s top U.S. stocks: Unilever Plc (UL ↑6.9%), Vodafone Group Plc ADRs (VOD ↑5.5%)
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The best performing stocks on the NYSE and Nasdaq today were Unilever Plc (UL, up 6.9%) and Vodafone Group Plc ADRs (VOD, up 5.5%).
The market as a whole saw a whipsaw day, with the Dow finishing up 99 points after dropping as much as 1,000 points into the red. The Nasdaq and S&P 500 also finished slightly up.
Biggest movers in U.S. markets Monday, Jan. 24, 2022
Unilever Plc (UL) was the biggest gainer today.
Shares in the company rose 6.9% to $52.69.
“Unilever got a boost from news reports that activist investor Nelson Peltz is buying, raising the possibility of spinoffs and other positives,” said Finder Finance News Editor Ron Prichard.
Learn more about investing in Unilever Plc in Finder’s full guide.
Also performing strongly was Vodafone Group Plc ADRs (VOD). The NASDAQ company rose 5.5% to reach $16.70 on news it is exploring mergers.
Find out more about investing in Vodafone Group Plc ADRs in Finder’s full guide.
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Today’s list of the 10 biggest U.S. stock gainers by the close:
|Unilever Plc (UL)||$52.69||6.9%|
|Vodafone Group Plc ADRs (VOD)||$16.70||5.5%|
|Liberty Global Plc (LBTYB)||$28.03||5.0%|
|T-Mobile Us Inc. (TMUS)||$104.65||3.0%|
|Fox Corporation (FOXA)||$38.70||2.7%|
|Fox Corporation (FOX)||$35.56||2.1%|
|British American Tobacco Industries P.L.C. (BTI)||$43.41||2.0%|
|Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)||$50.66||1.9%|
|Huazhu Group Limited ADRs (HTHT)||$37.63||1.8%|
|Kroger Company (KR)||$47.74||1.7%|
Market movers Monday, Jan. 24, 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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