Tech stocks were among leading gainers on the stock market and traded slightly under 2% on Election Day.
Apple (AAPL) – Get Report led the tech stock rally as the tech giant’s shares rose 1.54% on Tuesday to $110.44.
Facebook’s (FB) – Get Report shares rose 1.51% to $265.30. E-commerce giant Amazon’s (AMZN) – Get Report stock was up 1.46% to $3048.41 while Google’s (GOOGL) – Get Report parent company Alphabet’s shares advanced 1.49% to $1650.21.
Streaming giant Netflix was up 0.64% to $487.22. On Oct. 21 Netflix posted weaker-than-expected subscriber growth over the third quarter as rivals enticed customers and pandemic lockdowns eased.
Outside of FAANG stocks, the microblogging site Twitter’s (TWTR) – Get Report stock jumped 5.71% to $41.72 on Tuesday at the close of markets on Nov.3. Twitter was among the best-performing stocks in October 2020.