Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 3,589.87 down -30.43 points

Comment

Shutterstock photo

Friday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 3,589.87. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.25 billion. Declining stocks led advancers by 3.2 to 1 ratio. There were 598 advancers and 1915 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 17 stocks reached a 52 week high and 19 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 -.63% for the day; a total of -19.55 points. The current value is 3,073.81. Baidu, Inc. ( BIDU ) had the largest percent change down (-3.03%) while Sears Holdings Corporation ( SHLD ) had the largest percent change gain rising 6.45%.

The Dow Jones index closed down -.21% for the day; a total of -30.64 points. The current value is 14,810.31. Alcoa Inc. ( AA ) had the largest percent change down (-1.41%) while Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. ( WMT ) had the largest percent change gain rising .76%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 8/30/2013 4:44:01 PM

BILLIONS OF
1.25
NASDAQ SHARES TRADED TODAY
17
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
19
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Sears Holdings Corporation[SHLD]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100
%
6.45
INDEX
SHLD ROSE
 
 

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.



This article appears in: News Headlines , US Markets
More Headlines for: AA , BIDU , SHLD , WMT


More from NASDAQ.com News

Subscribe






NASDAQ.com News
Contributor:

NASDAQ.com News

Market News
Follow on:

Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Search
Data Provided by BankRate.com