NASDAQ Composite Index closes up 9.9 points for the week, rising for the 3rd straight day

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Thursday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index 49.37 This is the 3rd straight day of increase for the index. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.82 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 2.52 to 1 ratio. There were 1813 advancers and 720 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 216 stocks reached a 52 week high and 8 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 1.17% for the day; a total of 36.11 points. The current value is 3,126.3. Autodesk, Inc. ( ADSK ) had the largest percent change down (-3.16%) while Catamaran Corporation ( CTRX ) had the largest percent change gain rising 8.01%.

The Dow Jones index closed up .83% for the day; a total of 128.48 points. The current value is 15,628.02. Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) had the largest percent change down (-1.09%) while American Express Company ( AXP ) had the largest percent change gain rising 2.52%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 8/1/2013 4:45:08 PM

NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX
rd
3
ADVANCES FOR THE CONSECUTIVE DAY
216
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
8
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Catamaran Corporation[CTRX]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100
%
8.01
INDEX
CTRX ROSE
 
 


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