Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 2,996.69 down -5.51 points

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Tuesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 2,996.69. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.76 billion. Declining stocks led advancers by 1.14 to 1 ratio. There were 1149 advancers and 1307 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 19 stocks reached a 52 week high and 26 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 -.15% for the day; a total of -3.95 points. The current value is 2,667.89. Baidu, Inc. ( BIDU ) had the largest percent change down (-5.9%) while Netflix, Inc. ( NFLX ) had the largest percent change gain rising 14.01%.

The Dow Jones index closed down -.11% for the day; a total of -13.82 points. The current value is 12,951.78. Home Depot, Inc. (The) ( HD ) had the largest percent change down (-1.14%) while Hewlett-Packard Company ( HPQ ) had the largest percent change gain rising 5.13%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

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

BILLIONS OF
1.76
NASDAQ SHARES TRADED TODAY
19
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
26
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Netflix, Inc.[NFLX]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100
%
14.01
INDEX
NFLX ROSE
 
 

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