Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 3,204.67 down -59.96 points
Wednesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 3,204.67. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.86 billion. Declining stocks led advancers by 4.26 to 1 ratio. There were 473 advancers and 2015 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 11 stocks reached a 52 week high and 48 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 -1.99% for the day; a total of
-56.43 points. The current value is 2,781.98. Avago Technologies
) had the largest percent change down (-6.29%) while Mattel, Inc. (
) had the largest percent change gain rising 1.86%.
The Dow Jones index closed down -.94% for the day; a total of -138.19 points. The current value is 14,618.59. Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ) had the largest percent change down (-4.72%) while Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) had the largest percent change gain rising .55%.