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Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 2,989.27 up 15.57 points

By: NASDAQ.com News
Posted: 12/6/2012 4:45:00 PM
Referenced Stocks: AKAM;GMCR;INTC;TRV

Thursday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 2,989.27. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.64 billion. Declining stocks led advancers by 1.04 to 1 ratio. There were 1217 advancers and 1260 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 22 stocks reached a 52 week high and 20 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 .7% for the day; a total of 18.41 points. The current value is 2,656.3. Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. ( GMCR ) had the largest percent change down (-8.23%) while Akamai Technologies, Inc. ( AKAM ) had the largest percent change gain rising 10.03%.

The Dow Jones index closed up .3% for the day; a total of 39.55 points. The current value is 13,074.04. The Travelers Companies, Inc. ( TRV ) had the largest percent change down (-1.15%) while Intel Corporation ( INTC ) had the largest percent change gain rising 1.56%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 12/6/2012 4:44:01 PM

BILLIONS OF
1.64
NASDAQ SHARES TRADED TODAY
22
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
20
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Akamai Technologies, Inc.[AKAM]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100
%
10.03
INDEX
AKAM ROSE