Sam is a trader and one of our lead stock analysts at AskTraders. After starting his career predominantly in the forex markets, Sam now focuses on gold and stocks with a preference for macroeconomic analysis.
US indexes follow their European counterparts.
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Here are some of the biggest US stock movers today…
Cancer Genetics +142% – CGIX STOCK SKYROCKETS AFTER STEMONIX MERGER AGREEMENT
American Outdoor Brands +49%
Sonnet Biotherapeutics +48% – Stock up on news of the FDA approving convalescent plasma treatment for COVID-19
Blink Charging +14%
American Airlines +10%
Odonate Therapeutics -43%
Smith and Weston Brands -21%
Vir Biotechnology -18%
Crispr Therapeutics stock is down 4.78% today at $86.14.
We haven’t seen any specific stock news regarding the company.
According to the WSJ TikTok will be filing a lawsuit challenging its US ban.
European indexes with some healthy gains.
Zoom Video Communications Inc is trading 1.61% lower at $285 after the video conferencing platform went down worldwide.
The company said it has identified an issue and is working on a fix.
Apple’s share price is trading above $500. It briefly touched $515 before retracing to where it is now trading at $504, +1.31%.
Moderna has confirmed that they are in advanced discussions with the European Commission to supply Europe with 80 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine.
The agreement would allow the European Commission to buy up to 160 million total doses.
$MRNA stock is up 1.37% at $67.36, prior to the open in five minutes.
AstraZeneca’s UK-listed shares are trading 3.57% higher at 8738p after reports that Trump wants to fast-track its COVID-19 vaccine before the election.
Spotify has inked an exclusive deal with Riot Games to be official audio streaming partners for league of legends esports events.
There is little reaction in its share price, however, $SPOT is currently trading at $270.76, down 0.08% premarket.
B&S Group +21%
Powerhouse Energy +18%
Simec Atlantis Energy +9%
LleidaNetworks Serveis +7%
A strong start to the day.
Good morning people…
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