Stocks that traded heavily or saw significant price changes on Friday: Moderna, Signature Bank gained; Gamestop, PayPal Fall
Stocks that traded heavily on Friday or had significant price changes:
Moderna, $2.38 to $253.98
The vaccine maker grew as cases of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 continued to spread rapidly.
Advanced Micro Devices, $1.25 to $143.90
The company said it is making progress on obtaining regulatory approval to acquire Xilinx.
GameStop, $6.94 to $148.39 . down to
Shares of many “meme stocks,” which attracted hordes of individual investors this year, fell.
Ford, 30 cents to $20.77 . So far
The automaker has been one of the best-performing stocks in the S&P 500 index this year.
Microsoft, down $3.00 to $336.32
Technology companies lag behind the rest of the market.
Union Pacific, $2.39 to $251.93
Railroad operators and other industrial companies made some great profits.
PayPal, down from $3.30 to $188.58
The payments company’s stock had the first annual decline since it split from eBay in 2015.
Signature Bank, from $3.77 to $323.47.
The bank is the best-performing financial stock in the S&P 500 for 2021.