Market Close Report: Historical high reached as NASDAQ Composite Index closes at 5,551.82.


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Tuesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index reaching a historical high. The index closed at 5,551.82 up 20 for the day. The index first reached the 5000 mark on 01/09/2017 The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.02 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 1.87 to 1 ratio. There were 1882 advancers and 1008 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 52 stocks reached a 52 week high and 12 reaching lows. The most active, advancers, decliners, unusual volume and most active by dollar volume can be monitored intraday on the Most Active Stocks page.

The NASDAQ 100 index closed up .2% for the day; a total of 10.27 points. The current value is 5,035.17. Monster Beverage Corporation ( MNST ) had the largest percent change down (-2.03%) while Illumina, Inc. ( ILMN ) had the largest percent change gain rising 16.6%.

The Dow Jones index closed down -.16% for the day; a total of -31.85 points. The current value is 19,855.53. Merck & Company, Inc. ( MRK ) had the largest percent change down (-1.93%) while Caterpillar, Inc. ( CAT ) had the largest percent change gain rising 1.58%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 1/10/2017 4:45:01 PM

NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX
5,551.82
milestone closes at
52
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
12
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Illumina, Inc. [ILMN]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100 INDEX
%
16.6
ROSE
 
 

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.



This article appears in: News Headlines , US Markets
Referenced Symbols: MNST , ILMN , MRK , CAT


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