Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 3,269.65 up .32 points

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Wednesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 3,269.65. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.67 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 1.25 to 1 ratio. There were 1364 advancers and 1092 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 64 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 down -.04% for the day; a total of -1.25 points. The current value is 2,834.12. Amgen Inc. ( AMGN ) had the largest percent change down (-6.94%) while Randgold Resources Limited ( GOLD ) had the largest percent change gain rising 8.13%.

The Dow Jones index closed down -.29% for the day; a total of -43.16 points. The current value is 14,676.3. Procter & Gamble Company (The) ( PG ) had the largest percent change down (-6.57%) while Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) had the largest percent change gain rising 3.79%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 4/24/2013 4:44:02 PM

BILLIONS OF
1.67
NASDAQ SHARES TRADED TODAY
64
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
12
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Randgold Resources Limited[GOLD]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100
%
8.13
INDEX
GOLD ROSE
 
 


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Referenced Stocks: AMGN , GOLD , MSFT , PG

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