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NASDAQ Composite Index closes up 31.55 points for the week, rising for the 4th straight day


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Wednesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index 130.11 This is the 4th straight day of increase for the index. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.25 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 2.92 to 1 ratio. There were 2223 advancers and 762 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 30 stocks reached a 52 week high and 45 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 1.85% for the day; a total of 121.17 points. The current value is 6,675.03. Biogen Inc. ( BIIB ) had the largest percent change down (-6.6%) while Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( ALXN ) had the largest percent change gain rising 8.1%.

The Dow Jones index closed up 1.03% for the day; a total of 253.04 points. The current value is 24,893.49. McDonald's Corporation ( MCD ) had the largest percent change down (-1.48%) while Nike, Inc. ( NKE ) had the largest percent change gain rising 3.17%.

NASDAQ Market Wrap

As of 2/14/2018 4:44:03 PM

NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX
th
4
ADVANCES FOR THE CONSECUTIVE DAY
30
STOCKS REACHED A 52 WEEK HIGH
45
THOSE REACHING LOWS TOTALED
 
Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. [ALXN]
TOPS ADVANCERS LIST
OF NASDAQ 100 INDEX
%
8.1
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: BIIB , ALXN , MCD , NKE



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