Friday’s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index 38.03 This is the 6th straight day of increase for the index. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.66 billion.
Advancers stocks led declining by 1.3 to 1 ratio. There were 1621 advancers and 1248 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 100 stocks reached a 52 week high and 21 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 .77% for the day; a total of 44.72 points. The current value is 5,838.08. Wynn Resorts, Limited ( WYNN ) had the largest percent change down (-3.38%) while Seagate Technology PLC ( STX ) had the largest percent change gain rising 3.08%.
The Dow Jones index closed up .39% for the day; a total of 84.65 points. The current value is 21,637.74. J P Morgan Chase Co ( JPM ) had the largest percent change down (-.91%) while Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. ( WMT ) had the largest percent change gain rising 1.72%.