Wednesday's session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 2,926.55. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.4 billion.
Advancers stocks led declining by 1.76 to 1 ratio. There were 1538 advancers and 876 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 16 stocks reached a 52 week high and 12 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 .22% for the day; a total of 5.82 points. The current value is 2,600.48. Sears Holdings Corporation ( SHLD ) had the largest percent change down (-4.04%) while Research in Motion Limited ( RIMM ) had the largest percent change gain rising 5.72%.
The Dow Jones index closed up .38% for the day; a total of 48.38 points. The current value is 12,836.89. E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) had the largest percent change down (-.89%) while Hewlett-Packard Company ( HPQ ) had the largest percent change gain rising 1.96%.
NASDAQ Market Wrap
As of 11/21/2012 4:44:01 PM