Thursday’s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index reaching a historical high. The index closed at 6,390 up 4.96 for the day. The index had a previous high 6385.04191 on 07/19/2017. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1.8 billion.
Advancers stocks led declining by 1.14 to 1 ratio. There were 1527 advancers and 1341 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 111 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 up .09% for the day; a total of 5.06 points. The current value is 5,921.22. Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. ( CHKP ) had the largest percent change down (-7.18%) while Mylan N.V. ( MYL ) had the largest percent change gain rising 3%.
The Dow Jones index closed down -.13% for the day; a total of -28.97 points. The current value is 21,611.78. Home Depot, Inc. (The) ( HD ) had the largest percent change down (-4.09%) while Nike, Inc. ( NKE ) had the largest percent change gain rising 2.3%.