Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 3,153.67 up 10.49 points
Wednesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 3,153.67. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.66 billion. Declining stocks led advancers by 1.41 to 1 ratio. There were 1026 advancers and 1446 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 75 stocks reached a 52 week high and 4 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 .58% for the day; a total of
15.98 points. The current value is 2,762.17. Alexion
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (
) had the largest percent change down (-4.56%) while Intuitive
Surgical, Inc. (
) had the largest percent change gain rising 9.37%.
The Dow Jones index closed up .49% for the day; a total of 67.12 points. The current value is 13,779.33. Hewlett-Packard Company ( HPQ ) had the largest percent change down (-1.39%) while International Business Machines Corporation ( IBM ) had the largest percent change gain rising 4.41%.