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Market Close Report: Historical high reached as NASDAQ Composite Index closes at 7,261.06.

Friday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index reaching a historical high. The index closed at 7,261.06 up 49.28 for the day. The index had a previous high 7211.77705 on 01/11/2018. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.05 billion.

Advancers stocks led declining by 1.55 to 1 ratio. There were 1808 advancers and 1165 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 305 stocks reached a 52 week high and 9 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 .75% for the day; a total of 50.05 points. The current value is 6,758.54. Facebook, Inc. ( FB ) had the largest percent change down (-4.47%) while Seagate Technology PLC ( STX ) had the largest percent change gain rising 4.6%.

The Dow Jones index closed up .89% for the day; a total of 228.46 points. The current value is 25,803.19. General Electric Company ( GE ) had the largest percent change down (-1.37%) while Boeing Company (The) ( BA ) had the largest percent change gain rising 2.47%.

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As of 1/12/2018 4:43:59 PM

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