Stocks closed mixed Monday after reaching record highs, as President Joe Biden nominated Jerome Powell for a second term as Chairman of the Federal Reserve, with Lael Brainard name as vice chair.
Here are some of the laggards in the stock market on Monday.
1. DoorDash | Down 6.4%
Shares of food delivery service DoorDash (DASH) - Get DoorDash, Inc. Class A Report were falling after the company reportedly agreed to pay $5.3 million to settle allegations of failing to provide proper benefits for workers in San Francisco. DoorDash did not admit any wrongdoing as part of the settlement.
2. Cerence | Down 21%
Cerence (CRNC) - Get Cerence Inc. Report shares were down after the auto-focused software company beat Wall Street's fourth-quarter expectations but offered disappointing guidance first-quarter and full-year. Fourth-quarter net income came to $8 million, while adjust earnings came to 66 cents a share.
3. Niu Technologies | Down 17%
Shares of Niu Technologies (NIU) - Get Niu Technologies Report tumbled after the electric scooter company missed Wall Street's third-quarter earnings expectations. Total volume of e-scooter sales rose 58.3% year over year, while revenue advanced 37.1%. The company's international sales network expanded to 41 distributors covering 49 countries.
4. Aurinia Pharmaceuticals | Down 31%
Aurinia Pharmaceuticals (AUPH) - Get Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc. Report shares plummeted after the biopharma filed a shelf registration statement that allows the company to create and sell an unlimited number of new shares at will.
5. Ericsson | Down 7.1%
Shares of Ericsson (ERIC) - Get Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson Report slipped after the company agreed to purchase business communications service provider Vonage (VG) - Get Vonage Holdings Corp. Report for $5.3 billion in cash. Sweden-based Ericsson agreed to pay $21 a share for Vonage of Holmdel, N.J.
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