Thursday’s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 5,900.76. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.85 billion.
Advancers stocks led declining by 1.49 to 1 ratio. There were 1707 advancers and 1147 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 103 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 -.08% for the day; a total of -4.17 points. The current value is 5,412.08. Biogen Inc. ( BIIB ) had the largest percent change down (-4.67%) while Baidu, Inc. ( BIDU ) had the largest percent change gain rising 2.63%.
The Dow Jones index closed down -.07% for the day; a total of -15.55 points. The current value is 20,934.55. E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) had the largest percent change down (-1.08%) while International Business Machines Corporation ( IBM ) had the largest percent change gain rising .81%.