Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 3,578.52 down -79.05 points

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Tuesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 3,578.52. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.6 billion. Declining stocks led advancers by 6.95 to 1 ratio. There were 322 advancers and 2238 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 12 stocks reached a 52 week high and 20 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 -2.02% for the day; a total of -63.09 points. The current value is 3,059.58. Western Digital Corporation ( WDC ) had the largest percent change down (-5.19%) while Sears Holdings Corporation ( SHLD ) had the largest percent change gain rising 3.15%.

The Dow Jones index closed down -1.14% for the day; a total of -170.33 points. The current value is 14,776.13. Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ) had the largest percent change down (-2.62%) while Coca-Cola Company (The) ( KO ) had the largest percent change gain rising .08%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 8/27/2013 4:44:01 PM

BILLIONS OF
1.6
NASDAQ SHARES TRADED TODAY
12
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
20
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Sears Holdings Corporation[SHLD]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100
%
3.15
INDEX
SHLD ROSE
 
 


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