Stocks set record closing and intraday highs Monday after Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen endorsed a massive coronavirus stimulus package.
Here are some of the market's biggest gainers for Monday:
1. Westport Fuel Systems | Percentage Increase 41%
The engines will power Amazon's vehicles operating between warehouses and distribution centers.
2. CRH Medical | Percentage Increase 79%
CRH Medical (CRHM) - Get Report spiked after Well Health Technologies agreed to buy the provider of medical products and clinical, marketing and operational support to gastroenterologists for $4 a share cash, or $292.7 million.
Well Health Technologies operates primary-care clinics in British Columbia. Both companies are based in Vancouver.
3. Clean Energy Fuels | Percentage Increase 38%
Clean Energy Fuels (CLNE) - Get Report rose after the natural gas company said it had signed a multiyear agreement with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority to supply about 47.5 million gallons of renewable natural gas for the nation’s largest transit bus fleet.
4. Riot Blockchain | Percentage Increase 40%
Jeff McGonegal, who was appointed CEO in 2019, will return to his position as chief financial officer, which he has held since 2003.
5. Tortoise Acquisition II | Percentage Increase 34%
Shares of Tortoise Acquisition II (SNPR) surged after the special-purpose acquisition company announced a deal to merge with electric-vehicle charging network Volta Industries.
The combined company will retain Volta's name and will realize about $600 million in net proceeds from the deal.