Stocks finished mixed Friday as ongoing tension between the United States and China and coronavirus stimulus negotiations overshadowed a better than expected jobs report.
The U.S. economy added a better-than-expected 1.8 million jobs last month, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday, pulling the headline unemployment rate to 10.2%.
Here are some of the market's biggest gainers for Friday:
1. Stamps.com | Percentage Increase Over 17%
Stamps.com (STMP) - Get Report soared Friday after the online postage provider reported much stronger earnings for the second quarter than analysts expected. Last year, Stamps.com formed a collaboration with UPS (UPS) - Get Report to give its customers access to discounted shipping rates.
2. Overstock.com | Percentage Increase Over 9%
Overstock.com (OSTK) - Get Report was higher Friday. The online retailer recently beat Wall Street second-quarter earnings expectations, with net revenue doubling to $783 million and the number of new customers more than tripling year over year.
3. eXp World Holdings | Percentage Increase Over 9%
Cloud-based real estate brokerage services company eXp World Holdings (EXPI) - Get Report advanced after announcing Thursday that it intends to expand real estate operations to France, India, Mexico, Portugal and South Africa by the end of 2020.
4. Arcturus Therapeutics | Percentage Increase Over 2%
Biotech company Arcturus Therapeutics (ARCT) - Get Report climbed Friday. The company, which is scheduled to report second-quarter results on Monday, is seeing favorable earnings estimate revisions as of late, which is generally a precursor to an earnings beat, according to Zacks.
5. Zillow Group | Percentage Increase Over 11%
Online real-estate group Zillow (Z) - Get Report reported that its second-quarter loss widened, but the figure was stronger than analysts had estimated. The company’s revenue jumped 28% to $768 million from $600 million in the year-ago quarter. The FactSet analyst consensus called for $615 million.