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Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 3,162.26 up 32.61 points

Posted
2/27/2013 4:45:00 PM
By: NASDAQ.com News
Referenced Stocks:DLTR;FB;JPM;MCD

Wednesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 3,162.26. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.69 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 1.99 to 1 ratio. There were 1643 advancers and 825 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 54 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 1.04% for the day; a total of 28.24 points. The current value is 2,741.26. Facebook, Inc. ( FB ) had the largest percent change down (-1.9%) while Dollar Tree, Inc. ( DLTR ) had the largest percent change gain rising 10.49%.

The Dow Jones index closed up 1.26% for the day; a total of 175.24 points. The current value is 14,075.37. McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) had the largest percent change down (-.51%) while J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) had the largest percent change gain rising 3.53%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 2/27/2013 4:44:03 PM

BILLIONS OF
1.69
NASDAQ SHARES TRADED TODAY
54
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
8
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Dollar Tree, Inc.[DLTR]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100
%
10.49
INDEX
DLTR ROSE