Tuesday’s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 5,849.47. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.67 billion. Declining stocks led advancers by 1.27 to 1 ratio. There were 1259 advancers and 1597 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 29 stocks reached a 52 week high and 33 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 -.14% for the day; a total of -7.54 points. The current value is 5,391.66. Fastenal Company ( FAST ) had the largest percent change down (-3.36%) while Microchip Technology Incorporated ( MCHP ) had the largest percent change gain rising 1.52%.
The Dow Jones index closed down -.55% for the day; a total of -113.64 points. The current value is 20,523.28. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) ( GS ) had the largest percent change down (-4.72%) while Coca-Cola Company (The) ( KO ) had the largest percent change gain rising .95%.