Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 3,213.59 up 21.56 points

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Tuesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 3,213.59. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.74 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 2 to 1 ratio. There were 1662 advancers and 830 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 172 stocks reached a 52 week high and 3 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 .66% for the day; a total of 18.19 points. The current value is 2,782.86. Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( ALXN ) had the largest percent change down (-3.05%) while Staples, Inc. ( SPLS ) had the largest percent change gain rising 13.13%.

The Dow Jones index closed up .39% for the day; a total of 53.91 points. The current value is 14,035.67. Alcoa Inc. ( AA ) had the largest percent change down (-2.79%) while Cisco Systems, Inc. ( CSCO ) had the largest percent change gain rising 2.24%.


NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 2/19/2013 4:44:01 PM

BILLIONS OF
1.74
NASDAQ SHARES TRADED TODAY
172
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
3
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Staples, Inc.[SPLS]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100
%
13.13
INDEX
SPLS ROSE
 
 


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Referenced Stocks: AA , ALXN , CSCO , SPLS

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