Friday’s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index reaching a historical high. The index closed at 6,305.80 up 58.97 for the day. The index had a previous high 6246.8298 on 06/01/2017. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.01 billion.
Advancers stocks led declining by 2.05 to 1 ratio. There were 1964 advancers and 957 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 244 stocks reached a 52 week high and 22 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 1.12% for the day; a total of 64.95 points. The current value is 5,881.46. Automatic Data Processing, Inc. ( ADP ) had the largest percent change down (-2.31%) while Broadcom Limited ( AVGO ) had the largest percent change gain rising 8.49%.
The Dow Jones index closed up .29% for the day; a total of 62.11 points. The current value is 21,206.29. Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) had the largest percent change down (-1.49%) while Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) had the largest percent change gain rising 2.35%.