Today’s top U.S. stocks: Agnico Eagle Mines (AEM ↑7.3%), Valero Energy (VLO ↑7.2%)
See the 10 biggest gainers on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq on March 08, 2022
The best performing companies today were Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (AEM, up 7.3%) and Valero Energy Corporation (VLO, up 7.2%).
Overall the market was down but not by much, with the Dow losing 0.6% and the Nasdaq Composite dropping just 0.3%.
Top movers in U.S. markets Tuesday, March 8, 2022
Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (AEM) was the largest gainer today.
Shares in the company rose 7.3% to $62.54.
Learn more about investing in Agnico Eagle Mines Limited in Finder’s full guide.
Also performing strongly was Valero Energy Corporation (VLO), the NYSE company.
It rose 7.2% to reach $90.07.
“It was a good day for a lot of basic materials stocks, including Agnico, and for energy stocks including Valero, as the market tries to figure out which companies benefit from reduced supplies from Russia and Ukraine,” said Finder Finance News Editor Ron Prichard.
Find out more about investing in Valero Energy Corporation in Finder’s full guide.
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Here’s the full list of today’s 10 biggest gainers.
|Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (AEM)||$62.54||7.3%|
|Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)||$90.07||7.2%|
|Schlumberger N.V. (SLB)||$44.88||6.6%|
|Enphase Energy Inc. (ENPH)||$168.96||6.4%|
|Millicom International Cellular (TIGO)||$21.34||6.2%|
|Apache Corporation (APA)||$40.24||6.1%|
|Hess Midstream (HESM)||$35.49||6.1%|
|Bp P.L.C. (BP)||$30.04||5.4%|
|Halliburton Company (HAL)||$38.17||5.3%|
|Wpp Plc ADRs (WPP)||$62.38||5.2%|
Market movers Tuesday, March 8, 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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