Stocks finished higher Wednesday after the Fed remained vague on when it will begin tapering its $120 billion in monthly bond purchases.
Here are some of the market's biggest gainers for Wednesday:
1. SoFi Technologies | Increase 11%
SoFi Technologies (SOFI) - Get Free Report shares surged after analysts at Jefferies initiated coverage of the online financial services company with a buy rating and a $25 price target, calling it a "flywheel of growth opportunity."
2. Stitch Fix | Increase 16%
Shares of Stitch Fix (SFIX) - Get Free Report jumped after the online personal shopping and styling service swung to a surprise fiscal-fourth-quarter profit and reached $2 billion in sales for the first time.
3. General Mills | Increase 3.3%
General Mills (GIS) - Get Free Report shares climbed after the cereal and packaged-foods giant reported fiscal-first-quarter results ahead of analyst expectations. The company posted adjusted earnings of 99 cents a share on revenue of $4.54 billion. Analysts were expecting earnings of 89 cents a share on revenue of $4.3 billion.
4. Marin Software | Increase 62%
Shares of Marin Software (MRIN) - Get Free Report skyrocketed after the company and meme favorite said it entered into a revenue-sharing agreement with Google (GOOGL) - Get Free Report to develop its enterprise tech platform and software products. The agreement will take effect Oct. 1, after the current agreement between them, reached in December 2018, ends.
5. Dynavax | Increase 26%
Dynavax Technologies (DVAX) - Get Free Report shares advanced. Clover Biopharmaceuticals reported progress with a protein-based COVID-19 vaccine candidate, SCB-2019, with Dynavax's CpG 1018 adjuvant. The Dynavax ingredient helps create a stronger immune response in people receiving the vaccine.