On Wednesday, the Australian stock market surged by 1.72 per cent after gaining 109.20 points. The benchmark index S&P/ASX200 settled at 6449.70 points as compared to yesterday's closure of 6340.50 points.
The trending stocks for Wednesday were - RXP Services Limited (ASX: RXP), archTIS Limited (ASX: AR9), Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA), Crowd Media Holdings Limited (ASX: CM8), 88 Energy Limited (ASX: 88E), and Saturn Metals Limited (ASX: STN).
On 10 November 2020, Wall Street had a mixed trading session with Nasdaq Composite, dipped by 1.37 per cent, Dow Industrials surged by 0.90 per cent, S&P 500 declined by 0.14 per cent.
The commodity section on Wednesday (11 November 2020) at AEDT 06:23 PM, the crude oil surged by 2.35 per cent and was trading at USD 42.33 a barrel. The gold commodity slightly surged by 0.76 per cent and was trading at USD 1872.46.
The Australian dollar continued flat and was trading at AUD 0.7306 and bitcoin also remained flat at AUD 21,127.9.
The stocks that surged the maximum during Wednesday (11 November 2020) are:
- Virgin Money UK PLC (ASX:VUK) increased the most point today. It closed at AUD 2.400 and was up by 14.285 per cent.
- Whitehaven Coal Limited (ASX:WHC) was the second-top gainer of the day. It closed at AUD 1.225 and was up by 8.888 per cent.
The stocks that dipped the most during Wednesday (11 November 2020) are:
- Ramelius Resources Limited (ASX:RMS) closed at AUD 1.920 and was dipped by 5.419 per cent.
- JB Hi-Fi Limited (ASX:JBH) closed at AUD 44.420 and declined by 4.391 per cent.
Here are the top 5 best and worst-performing stocks of Wednesday's trading session.