Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 3,729.02 up 22.84 points
Tuesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 3,729.02. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.78 billion.
Advancers stocks led declining by 1.95 to 1 ratio. There were 1673 advancers and 860 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 135 stocks reached a 52 week high and 7 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 .48% for the day; a total of
15.14 points. The current value is 3,185.07. Randgold Resources
) had the largest percent change down (-3.89%) while Sears Holdings
) had the largest percent change gain rising 6.73%.
The Dow Jones index closed up .85% for the day; a total of 127.94 points. The current value is 15,191.06. Hewlett-Packard Company ( HPQ ) had the largest percent change down (-.4%) while Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) had the largest percent change gain rising 2.32%.