Thursday, February 21, 2013 – Here is today’s summary of U.S. stock market activities – Major Headlines, Biggest Stock Losers, Biggest Stock Gainers, Top Advances & Declines.
Stock Market Headlines
Stocks fell again today with the DJIA down 0.34% to end the day at 13,880.62. The Nasdaq declined 1%, while the S&P fell by 0.63%.
Most Active Stocks – Biggest Losers by Percentage (NYSE & NASDAQ)
- Shares of VeriFone Systems (Stock: PAY) dropped -42.80% today, making it the biggest loser across the NYSE and Nasdaq. Investors scrambled to dump the company’s shares after VeriFone reported earnings that missed stock analysts’ expectations
- Synacor, Inc. (SYNC) was the next biggest loser, declining -38.02% to close the day at $3. Yesterday, after the close of trading, Synacor reported Q4 and fiscal 2012 financial results that disappointed Wall Street
Most Active Stocks – Biggest Gainers by Percentage (NYSE & NASDAQ)