Friday’s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index reaching a historical high. The index closed at 6,495.96 up 42.51 for the day. The index had a previous high 6461.32285 on 09/19/2017. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.2 billion.
Advancers stocks led declining by 1.35 to 1 ratio. There were 1714 advancers and 1268 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 157 stocks reached a 52 week high and 13 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 .78% for the day; a total of 46.23 points. The current value is 5,979.3. Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX ) had the largest percent change down (-1.45%) while Micron Technology, Inc. ( MU ) had the largest percent change gain rising 3.61%.
The Dow Jones index closed up .11% for the day; a total of 23.89 points. The current value is 22,405.09. Nike, Inc. ( NKE ) had the largest percent change down (-1.48%) while Cisco Systems, Inc. ( CSCO ) had the largest percent change gain rising .84%.