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Market Close Report: NASDAQ trading volume joins the top ten ranking for the year. NASDAQ Composite Index closes at 5,901


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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 2.42 billion shares was on Jan 04 2017. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.82 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 1.43 to 1 ratio. There were 1703 advancers and 1189 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 107 stocks reached a 52 week high and 22 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 -.06% for the day; a total of -3.32 points. The current value is 5,408.76. Amgen Inc. ( AMGN ) had the largest percent change down (-6.38%) while Cintas Corporation ( CTAS ) had the largest percent change gain rising 4.72%.

The Dow Jones index closed down -.1% for the day; a total of -19.93 points. The current value is 20,914.62. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) ( GS ) had the largest percent change down (-1.72%) while 3M Company ( MMM ) had the largest percent change gain rising 1.08%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 3/17/2017 4:45:02 PM

NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX
10th
VOLUME MILESTONE2.82 billion JOINS 2017TOP TEN
107
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
22
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Cintas Corporation [CTAS]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100 INDEX
%
4.72
ROSE
 
 

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This article appears in: News Headlines , US Markets
Referenced Symbols: AMGN , CTAS , GS , MMM


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