Today’s top U.S. stocks: Biontech Se ADR (BNTX ↑6.7%), Futu Holdings ADR (FUTU ↑6.5%)

Posted: 20 August 2021 6:55 pm

The best performing stocks in NYSE and Nasdaq trading today were Biontech Se ADR (BNTX, up 6.7%) and Futu Holdings ADR (FUTU, up 6.5%).

Overall U.S. markets were up, with the Dow gaining 225 points on the day.

Biggest changes in U.S. markets Friday, Aug. 20, 2021

Biontech Se ADS (BNTX) was the largest gainer today.

Shares in the company rose 6.7% to $353.97.

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Another strong performer was Futu Holdings Limited ADR (FUTU), the NASDAQ company.

It rose 6.5% to reach $91.88.

Find out more about investing in Futu Holdings 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
Biontech Se (BNTX)$353.976.7%
Futu Holdings Limited (FUTU)$91.886.5%
Spotify Technology S.A. (SPOT)$217.155.9%
Li Auto Inc. (LI)$28.975.2%
Novavax Inc. (NVAX)$228.535.1%
Lumen Technologies (LUMN)$11.884.8%
Pinduoduo Inc. (PDD)$77.994.4%
Zto Express (Cayman) Inc.. (ZTO)$26.694.3%
Sociedad Quimica Y Minera (SQM)$49.984.3%
Bilibili Inc. (BILI)$67.004.2%

Market movers Friday, Aug. 20, 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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