Market Close Report: NASDAQ trading volume joins the top ten ranking for the year. NASDAQ Composite Index closes at 3,171.58

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Today's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index volume reaching the 10th place in the top ten list for this year. The last time the index closed above 2.08 billion shares was on 00 Fri 2013. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.09 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 2.6 to 1 ratio. There were 1797 advancers and 691 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 74 stocks reached a 52 week high and 5 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 1.45% for the day; a total of 39.31 points. The current value is 2,754.99. Baidu, Inc. ( BIDU ) had the largest percent change down (-10.1%) while Virgin Media Inc. ( VMED ) had the largest percent change gain rising 17.89%.

The Dow Jones index closed up .71% for the day; a total of 99.22 points. The current value is 13,979.3. International Business Machines Corporation ( IBM ) had the largest percent change down (-.49%) while UnitedHealth Group Incorporated ( UNH ) had the largest percent change gain rising 3.62%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 2/5/2013 4:44:01 PM

NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX
10th
VOLUME MILESTONE2.09 billion JOINS 2013TOP TEN
74
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
5
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Virgin Media Inc.[VMED]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100
%
17.89
INDEX
VMED ROSE
 
 


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Referenced Stocks: BIDU , IBM , UNH , VMED

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