Alphabet (GOOGL) made the biggest splash, spiking more than 12 percent to new record highs. The search giant benefited from a stay-at-home boom in online advertising. But a lot more is going on.
The video-game retailer entered the session with a year-to-date gain of over 1,600 percent, propelled by a short squeeze of epic proportions. Seconds after 10 a.m. ET, it reached a high of $483. GME then reversed and plunged 77 percent to $112.25 by 11:25 a.m. before bouncing.
We’re finishing the busiest and most important week of earnings season. The five most-valuable U.S. companies issued results. Here’s a quick breakdown:
Google, the search giant, is famous for acquiring rapidly growing technology companies, and it has acquired and invested into nearly 200 companies in the past… Read More »7 Companies that Google Acquired in 2018