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Market Close Report: NASDAQ trading volume joins the top ten ranking for the year. NASDAQ Composite Index closes at 6,151.76


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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 2.61 billion shares was on Feb 01 2017. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.89 billion. Declining stocks led advancers by 1.22 to 1 ratio. There were 1302 advancers and 1590 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 49 stocks reached a 52 week high and 26 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 -.34% for the day; a total of -19.41 points. The current value is 5,681.48. Costco Wholesale Corporation ( COST ) had the largest percent change down (-7.19%) while Amazon.com, Inc. ( AMZN ) had the largest percent change gain rising 2.44%.

The Dow Jones index closed up .11% for the day; a total of 24.38 points. The current value is 21,384.28. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. ( WMT ) had the largest percent change down (-4.65%) while Chevron Corporation ( CVX ) had the largest percent change gain rising 1.9%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 6/16/2017 4:44:01 PM

NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX
10th
VOLUME MILESTONE2.89 billion JOINS 2017TOP TEN
49
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
26
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Amazon.com, Inc. [AMZN]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100 INDEX
%
2.44
ROSE
 
 

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This article appears in: News Headlines , US Markets
Referenced Symbols: COST , AMZN , WMT , CVX


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