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Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 6,011.24 down -158.63 points


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Wednesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 6,011.24. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.36 billion. Declining stocks led advancers by 5.55 to 1 ratio. There were 453 advancers and 2516 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 13 stocks reached a 52 week high and 69 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 -2.51% for the day; a total of -143.89 points. The current value is 5,580.55. Micron Technology, Inc. ( MU ) had the largest percent change down (-6.96%) while Incyte Corporation ( INCY ) had the largest percent change gain rising 2.32%.

The Dow Jones index closed down -1.78% for the day; a total of -372.82 points. The current value is 20,606.93. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) ( GS ) had the largest percent change down (-5.27%) while UnitedHealth Group Incorporated ( UNH ) had the largest percent change gain rising .44%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 5/17/2017 4:44:01 PM

BILLIONS OF
2.36
NASDAQ SHARES TRADED TODAY
13
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
69
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Incyte Corporation [INCY]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100 INDEX
%
2.32
ROSE
 
 

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Referenced Symbols: MU , INCY , GS , UNH



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