Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 2,978.04 down -11.23 points

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Friday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 2,978.04. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.58 billion. Declining stocks led advancers by 1.16 to 1 ratio. There were 1129 advancers and 1313 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 25 stocks reached a 52 week high and 15 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 down -.59% for the day; a total of -15.76 points. The current value is 2,640.54. Apple Inc. ( AAPL ) had the largest percent change down (-2.56%) while Sears Holdings Corporation ( SHLD ) had the largest percent change gain rising 6.73%.

The Dow Jones index closed up .62% for the day; a total of 81.09 points. The current value is 13,155.13. Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) had the largest percent change down (-1.01%) while J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) had the largest percent change gain rising 2.63%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 12/7/2012 4:44:00 PM

BILLIONS OF
1.58
NASDAQ SHARES TRADED TODAY
25
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
15
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Sears Holdings Corporation[SHLD]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100
%
6.73
INDEX
SHLD ROSE
 
 


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