Wednesday’s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index 67.87 This is the 4th straight day of increase for the index. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.01 billion.
Advancers stocks led declining by 2.62 to 1 ratio. There were 2097 advancers and 799 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 75 stocks reached a 52 week high and 23 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 1.21% for the day; a total of 69.15 points. The current value is 5,778.95. Fastenal Company ( FAST ) had the largest percent change down (-2%) while Activision Blizzard, Inc ( ATVI ) had the largest percent change gain rising 5.24%.
The Dow Jones index closed up .57% for the day; a total of 123.07 points. The current value is 21,532.14. J P Morgan Chase Co ( JPM ) had the largest percent change down (-.34%) while E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) had the largest percent change gain rising 2.75%.