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Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 6,591.51 down -12.04 points


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Thursday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 6,591.51. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.04 billion. Declining stocks led advancers by 1.37 to 1 ratio. There were 1237 advancers and 1696 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 94 stocks reached a 52 week high and 31 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 -.19% for the day; a total of -11.26 points. The current value is 6,069.99. MercadoLibre, Inc. ( MELI ) had the largest percent change down (-10.28%) while Fastenal Company ( FAST ) had the largest percent change gain rising 3.21%.

The Dow Jones index closed down -.14% for the day; a total of -31.88 points. The current value is 22,841.01. Walt Disney Company (The) ( DIS ) had the largest percent change down (-1.64%) while Caterpillar, Inc. ( CAT ) had the largest percent change gain rising 1.08%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 10/12/2017 4:43:59 PM

BILLIONS OF
2.04
NASDAQ SHARES TRADED TODAY
94
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
31
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Fastenal Company [FAST]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100 INDEX
%
3.21
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
Referenced Symbols: MELI , FAST , DIS , CAT


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