NASDAQ UK Index Top Performers (Through Friday September 5)

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September 8, 2014 – Following are the top-performers in the NASDAQ UK Index as of Friday, September 5, 2014. The index is a float adjusted market capitalization-weighted index that tracks securities assigned to the United Kingdom.

Top 5 NASDAQ UK Index Performers on Friday:
Laura Ashley Holdings PLC (ALY): +7.92%
BowLeven PLC (BLVN): +6.43%
Porvair PLC (PRV): +5.41%
Optos PLC (OPTS): +4.62%
London Mining PLC (LOND): +4.39%

Top 5 NASDAQ UK Index Performers Last Week:
Perform Group PLC (PER): +27.18%
BowLeven PLC (BLVN): +13.74%
Lamprell PLC (LAM): +11.95%
SuperGroup PLC (SGP): +9.99%
Thomas Cook Group PLC (TCG): +9.13%

Top 5 NASDAQ UK Index Performers This Quarter:
Hyder Consulting PLC (HYC): +62.81%
Gem Diamonds Ltd (GEMD): +39.86%
Evraz PLC (EVR): +33.11%
Trinity Mirror PLC (TNI): +32.89%
CSR PLC (CSR): +26.77%

Top 5 NASDAQ UK Index Performers This Year:
Shire PLC (SHP): +76.19%
Mecom Group PLC (MEC): +74.06%
Songbird Estates PLC (SBD): +52.87%
Petra Diamonds Ltd (PDL): +50.76%
Centamin PLC (CEY): +47.70%

The NASDAQ UK Index  Performance:
Friday: -0.35%
Last Week: 0.49%
This Quarter: 2.33%
This Year: 3.76%


To learn more about the NASDAQ UK Index, visit Nasdaqomx.com. There, you can see an intraday chart tracking its progress and see its performance history over time. You can also see how securities are weighted in the index and get an industry breakdown.

The data is compiled by David Krein, Head of Research for Global Indexes at NASDAQ OMX.

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

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