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Market Close Report: NASDAQ trading volume joins the top ten ranking for the year. NASDAQ Composite Index closes at 7,223.69


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Today's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index volume reaching the 9th place in the top ten list for this year. The last time the index closed above 0.19 billion shares was on Jan 02 2018. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.38 billion. Declining stocks led advancers by 2.15 to 1 ratio. There were 962 advancers and 2067 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 80 stocks reached a 52 week high and 19 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 -.32% for the day; a total of -21.4 points. The current value is 6,737.14. Autodesk, Inc. ( ADSK ) had the largest percent change down (-3.39%) while QUALCOMM Incorporated ( QCOM ) had the largest percent change gain rising 4.39%.

The Dow Jones index closed down -.04% for the day; a total of -10.33 points. The current value is 25,792.86. General Electric Company ( GE ) had the largest percent change down (-2.93%) while Merck & Company, Inc. ( MRK ) had the largest percent change gain rising 5.81%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 1/16/2018 4:44:03 PM

NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX
9th
VOLUME MILESTONE2.38 billion JOINS 2018TOP TEN
80
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
19
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
QUALCOMM Incorporated [QCOM]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100 INDEX
%
4.39
ROSE
 
 

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This article appears in: News Headlines , US Markets
Referenced Symbols: ADSK , QCOM , GE , MRK


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