Today’s top US stocks: Moderna Inc (MRNA ↑5.0%), BioNTech SE ADRs (BNTX ↑4.6%)

Posted: 14 September 2021 5:18 pm

The best-performing stocks trading on the NYSE and Nasdaq today were Moderna Inc (MRNA, up 5%) and BioNTech SE ADRs (BNTX, up 4.6%).

The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 292.06 to close at 34,577.57 and the Nasdaq closed down 67.82 to 15,037.76. The S&P 500 index fell 25.68 to 4,443.05.

Biggest movers in US markets Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021

Moderna Inc. (MRNA) was the standout gainer today.

Shares in the company rose 5.0% to $440.75.

Learn more about investing in Moderna Inc. in Finder’s full guide.

Second place for market gainers went to BioNTech SE ADRs (BNTX), a Nasdaq company.

It rose 4.6% to reach $342.18.

“I see today’s movements from Moderna and BioNTech as rebounds on yesterday’s slides,” said Sheri Bechtel, editor for Finder’s US share trading and investing team. “Both Modern and BioNTech slid yesterday on news that a COVID-19 booster may be unnecessary. Additionally, BioNTech could be seeing some interest as it prepares to roll out its vaccine for children ages 5 to 11 as soon as October.”

Find out more about investing in BioNTech SE ADRs in Finder’s full guide.

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Here’s a fuller list of the biggest gainers on the market so far today.

StockPrice% change
Moderna Inc (MRNA)$440.755.0%
BioNTech SE ADRs (BNTX)$342.184.6%
Braskem SA ADRs (BAK)$26.834.4%
Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc (ZBH)$146.734.1%
Deckers Outdoor Corp (DECK)$434.813.8%
Royalty Pharma Plc (RPRX)$39.943.7%
Intellia Therapeutics Inc (NTLA)$160.053.7%
Asana Inc (ASAN)$105.173.7%
Atlassian Corp Plc (TEAM)$390.483.7%
Sociedad Quimica Y Minera SA (SQM)$56.223.5%

Market movers Tuesday, Sept. 14, 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.

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