Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 3,443.67 up 10.27 points
Wednesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 3,443.67. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 0.9 billion.
Advancers stocks led declining by 1.27 to 1 ratio. There were 1349 advancers and 1064 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 63 stocks reached a 52 week high and 9 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 .4% for the day; a total of 11.78
points. The current value is 2,941.41. Staples, Inc. (
) had the largest percent change down (-2.45%) while Randgold
Resources Limited (
) had the largest percent change gain rising 2.81%.
The Dow Jones index closed up .38% for the day; a total of 56.14 points. The current value is 14,988.55. Alcoa Inc. ( AA ) had the largest percent change down (-1.15%) while Boeing Company (The) ( BA ) had the largest percent change gain rising 1.4%.