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Market Close Report: Historical high reached as NASDAQ Composite Index closes at 7,560.81.


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Friday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index reaching a historical high. The index closed at 7,560.81 up 132.86 for the day. The index had a previous high 7505.77224 on 01/26/2018. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.47 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 2.81 to 1 ratio. There were 2212 advancers and 787 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 187 stocks reached a 52 week high and 5 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 1.93% for the day; a total of 134.75 points. The current value is 7,101.18. Hasbro, Inc. ( HAS ) had the largest percent change down (-2.06%) while Lam Research Corporation ( LRCX ) had the largest percent change gain rising 5.74%.

The Dow Jones index closed up 1.77% for the day; a total of 440.53 points. The current value is 25,335.74. Verizon Communications Inc. ( VZ ) had the largest percent change down (%) while Chevron Corporation ( CVX ) had the largest percent change gain rising 3.41%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 3/9/2018 4:44:02 PM

NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX
7,560.81
milestone closes at
187
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
5
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Lam Research Corporation [LRCX]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100 INDEX
%
5.74
ROSE
 
 

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.



This article appears in: News Headlines , US Markets
Referenced Symbols: HAS , LRCX , VZ , CVX



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