Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 3,164.41 down -49.18 points
Wednesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 3,164.41. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.94 billion. Declining stocks led advancers by 3.63 to 1 ratio. There were 542 advancers and 1969 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 43 stocks reached a 52 week high and 13 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 -1.54% for the day; a total of
-42.87 points. The current value is 2,739.99. Garmin Ltd. (
) had the largest percent change down (-9.43%) while Monster
Beverage Corporation (
) had the largest percent change gain rising 1.99%.
The Dow Jones index closed down -.77% for the day; a total of -108.13 points. The current value is 13,927.54. Alcoa Inc. ( AA ) had the largest percent change down (-3.31%) while Merck & Company, Inc. ( MRK ) had the largest percent change gain rising 1.04%.