Today’s top US stocks: Williams-Sonoma (WSM ↑10.7%), Etsy Inc. (ETSY ↑6.2%)

Posted: 26 August 2021 8:51 pm
News
New blockchain ICO platform

Top performer badges in trading today go to Williams-Sonoma (WSM, up 10.7%) and Etsy (ETSY, up 6.2%).

The market as a whole traded slightly lower, and the Dow industrials lost 192 points.

Standout performers in US markets Thursday, Aug. 27, 2021

Williams-Sonoma Inc. Common Stock (De) (WSM) was the largest gainer today.

Shares in the company rose 10.7% to $189.00 after announcing share buybacks and a dividend hike.

Learn more about investing in Williams-Sonoma in Finder’s full guide.

The second-best mover was Etsy (ETSY). The Nasdaq company rose 6.2% to reach $214.86.

Find out more about investing in Etsy in Finder’s full guide.

Find a new online broker

Check out fees and features in our comparison table to find a better deal today.

The top 10 biggest gainers today were:

StockPrice% change
Williams-Sonoma (WSM)$189.0010.7%
Etsy (ETSY)$214.866.2%
Snowflake (SNOW)$300.405.9%
Ke Holdings Inc ADR (BEKE)$20.005.5%
Netapp Inc. (NTAP)$86.755.4%
Salesforce.Com (CRM)$273.524.9%
Empresa Distribuidora Y Comercializadora Norte S.A. (Edenor) Empresa Distribuidora Y Comercializadora Norte S.A. (Edenor) ADR (EDN)$5.954.8%
Crh Plc ADR (CRH)$53.793.8%
Palantir Technologies (PLTR)$25.243.7%
Gamestop (GME)$206.673.5%

Market movers Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021

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.

Need a better broker? Check out Finder’s full review of the best online brokers right now.

Ask an Expert

You are about to post a question on finder.com:

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • finder.com is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

Finder.com provides guides and information on a range of products and services. Because our content is not financial advice, we suggest talking with a professional before you make any decision.

By submitting your comment or question, you agree to our Privacy and Cookies Policy and finder.com Terms of Use.

Questions and responses on finder.com are not provided, paid for or otherwise endorsed by any bank or brand. These banks and brands are not responsible for ensuring that comments are answered or accurate.
Go to site