Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 3,179.10 up 36.97 points

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Friday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 3,179.10. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.97 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 2.6 to 1 ratio. There were 1798 advancers and 692 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 182 stocks reached a 52 week high and 12 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 1.19% for the day; a total of 32.43 points. The current value is 2,763.96. Facebook, Inc. ( FB ) had the largest percent change down (-4.04%) while Perrigo Company ( PRGO ) had the largest percent change gain rising 4.75%.

The Dow Jones index closed up 1.08% for the day; a total of 149.21 points. The current value is 14,009.79. Merck & Company, Inc. ( MRK ) had the largest percent change down (-3.28%) while Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ) had the largest percent change gain rising 3.45%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 2/1/2013 4:44:00 PM

BILLIONS OF
1.97
NASDAQ SHARES TRADED TODAY
182
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
12
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Perrigo Company[PRGO]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100
%
4.75
INDEX
PRGO ROSE
 
 


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