Today’s top U.S. stocks: Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW ↑9.2%), Valero Energy (VLO ↑5.7%)

Posted: 26 April 2022 4:38 pm

See the 10 biggest gainers on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq on Apr. 26, 2022

The best performing stocks on the NYSE and Nasdaq today were Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW, up 9.2%) and Valero Energy (VLO, up 5.7%).
The market tumbled Tuesday as tech shares were pounded ahead of earnings from Alphabet (GOOGL) and Microsoft (MSFT). The Nasdaq lost nearly 4%, setting a new low for 2022. The S&P 500 dropped 2.8% while the Dow gave up 2.4%.

Top movers in U.S. markets Tuesday, Apr. 26, 2022

Sherwin-Williams Company (SHW) was the biggest gainer today.
Shares in the company rose 9.2% to $270.87.
“The paint company reported strong earnings and seems to be past any supply chain worries,” said Finder Finance News Editor Ron Prichard.
Learn more about investing in Sherwin-Williams Company (The) in Finder’s full guide.
The second-best mover was Valero Energy Corporation (VLO), the NYSE company.
It rose 5.7% to reach $106.67.
“The company beat all expectations for quarterly numbers, and with demand high due to Russia sanctions, that may only improve,” said Prichard.
Find out more about investing in Valero Energy Corporation in Finder’s full guide.

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Today’s list of the 10 biggest U.S. stock gainers by the close:

StockPrice% change
Sherwin-Williams Company (The) (SHW)$270.879.2%
Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)$106.675.7%
Alcoa Corporation (AA)$68.932.3%
Corning Incorporated (GLW)$36.175.1%
Ovintiv Inc. (De) (OVV)$50.141.7%
Waste Management Inc. (WM)$165.316.0%
Whirlpool Corporation (WHR)$188.955.6%
Avery Dennison Corporation (AVY)$175.624.1%
Devon Energy Corporation (DVN)$58.163.5%
Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)$56.452.8%

Market movers Tuesday, Apr. 26, 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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