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Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite Index closes above 8000; up 78.19 points at 8,028.23


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Thursday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index up above 8000 points. The index first reached the 8000 mark on Aug 27, 2018. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.33 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 2.67 to 1 ratio. There were 2237 advancers and 838 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 54 stocks reached a 52 week high and 18 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 1.05% for the day; a total of 78.71 points. The current value is 7,569.03. J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. ( JBHT ) had the largest percent change down (-2.2%) while NetEase, Inc. ( NTES ) had the largest percent change gain rising 4.15%.

The Dow Jones index closed up .95% for the day; a total of 251.22 points. The current value is 26,656.98. Home Depot, Inc. (The) ( HD ) had the largest percent change down (-.29%) while Intel Corporation ( INTC ) had the largest percent change gain rising 2.28%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 9/20/2018 4:44:05 PM

NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX
8000
milestone closes above
54
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
18
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
NetEase, Inc. [NTES]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100 INDEX
%
4.15
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: JBHT , NTES , HD , INTC



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