Today’s top U.S. stocks: Plug Power Inc. (PLUG ↑9.3%), Roku Inc. (ROKU ↑8.3%)

Posted: 19 April 2022 5:43 pm

See the 10 biggest gainers on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq on Apr. 19, 2022

The best performing stocks in NYSE and Nasdaq trading today were Plug Power Inc. (PLUG, up 9.3%) and Roku Inc. (ROKU, up 8.3%).
U.S. stocks rose as most of Tuesday’s early morning earnings beat estimates. The S&P 500 gained 1.6% while the Dow Jones Industrials rose 1.5%. The Nasdaq 100 gauge advanced more than 2%.

Largest gains in U.S. markets Tuesday, Apr. 19, 2022

Plug Power Inc. (PLUG) was the top gainer today.
Shares in the company rose 9.3% to $27.93, after it announced an agreement with Walmart for an option to delivery as much as 20 tons per day of liquid green hydrogen to the retailer. The fuel will be used to power material handling lift trucks across the Walmart’s distribution and fulfillment centers in the U.S., Plug Power said in a press release.
Learn more about investing in Plug Power Inc. in Finder’s full guide.
In second spot for market gains was Roku Inc. (ROKU), the NASDAQ company.
It rose 8.3% to reach $116.90. The stock reversed course after the market closed, moving in sympathy with Netflix, Luzi Ann Javier, Finder markets editor said.
Find out more about investing in Roku Inc. in Finder’s full guide.
Netflix slumped 26% in after-market trading after the streaming company said revenue growth slowed again, disappointing analysts.

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The top 10 biggest gainers today were:

StockPrice% change
Plug Power Inc. (PLUG)$27.939.3%
Roku Inc. (ROKU)$116.908.3%
Twilio Inc. (TWLO)$142.548.3%
Signature Bank (SBNY)$286.877.6%
Abiomed Inc. (ABMD)$322.947.1%
Okta Inc. (OKTA)$149.507.0%
Avis Budget Group Inc. (CAR)$284.506.8%
Citizens Financial Group Inc. (CFG)$44.016.7%
Zendesk Inc. (ZEN)$129.786.6%
Intuitive Surgical Inc. (ISRG)$294.626.6%

Market movers Tuesday, Apr. 19, 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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