Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 3,378.63 up 38.01 points

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Friday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 3,378.63. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.69 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 2.76 to 1 ratio. There were 1829 advancers and 663 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 159 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 1.15% for the day; a total of 33.45 points. The current value is 2,944.59. Facebook, Inc. ( FB ) had the largest percent change down (-2.27%) while Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( REGN ) had the largest percent change gain rising 7.05%.

The Dow Jones index closed up .96% for the day; a total of 142.38 points. The current value is 14,973.96. J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) had the largest percent change down (-1.06%) while Caterpillar, Inc. ( CAT ) had the largest percent change gain rising 3.23%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 5/3/2013 4:44:00 PM

BILLIONS OF
1.69
NASDAQ SHARES TRADED TODAY
159
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
12
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.[REGN]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100
%
7.05
INDEX
REGN ROSE
 
 

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