Market Close Report: Historical high reached as NASDAQ Composite Index closes at 5,916.78.


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Thursday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index reaching a historical high. The index closed at 5,916.78 up 53.75 for the day. The index had a previous high 5914.34409 on 03/30/2017. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.86 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 2.53 to 1 ratio. There were 2079 advancers and 823 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 83 stocks reached a 52 week high and 20 those reaching lows totaled. 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 .81% for the day; a total of 43.89 points. The current value is 5,443.53. eBay Inc. ( EBAY ) had the largest percent change down (-3.91%) while CSX Corporation ( CSX ) had the largest percent change gain rising 5.6%.

The Dow Jones index closed up .85% for the day; a total of 174.22 points. The current value is 20,578.71. The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ) had the largest percent change down (-1.26%) while American Express Company ( AXP ) had the largest percent change gain rising 5.92%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 4/20/2017 4:44:01 PM

NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX
5,916.78
milestone closes at
83
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
20
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
CSX Corporation [CSX]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100 INDEX
%
5.6
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: EBAY , CSX , TRV , AXP


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