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Market Close Report: Historical high reached as NASDAQ Composite Index closes at 6,454.28.


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Tuesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index reaching a historical high. The index closed at 6,454.28 up 22.02 for the day. The index had a previous high 6435.33065 on 09/01/2017. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.72 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 1.7 to 1 ratio. There were 1855 advancers and 1090 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 129 stocks reached a 52 week high and 9 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 .25% for the day; a total of 15.11 points. The current value is 5,995.64. Hologic, Inc. ( HOLX ) had the largest percent change down (-2.58%) while Seagate Technology PLC ( STX ) had the largest percent change gain rising 3.04%.

The Dow Jones index closed up .28% for the day; a total of 61.49 points. The current value is 22,118.86. McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) had the largest percent change down (-3.22%) while Pfizer, Inc. ( PFE ) had the largest percent change gain rising 3.06%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 9/12/2017 4:44:01 PM

NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX
6,454.28
milestone closes at
129
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
9
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Seagate Technology PLC [STX]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100 INDEX
%
3.04
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: HOLX , STX , MCD , PFE


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