The NASDAQ Composite is a stock market index of the common stocks and similar securities listed on the Nasdaq stock market. Along with the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 it is one of the three most-followed indices in US stock markets. The composition of the NASDAQ Composite is heavily weighted towards information technology companies. The NASDAQ-100, whose components are a subset of the NASDAQ Composite's, accounts for over 90% of the NASDAQ Composite's movement, and there are many ETFs tracking its performance.
U.S. stocks rallied Tuesday as China provided further support to its financial markets to manage the impact of the coronavirus outbreak. The Dow Jones industrial average jumped 407.82 points to end at.. WorldNews - Published
Global equity markets rebounded on Friday, with the U.S. Nasdaq Composite Index hitting a record high, as investors took in positive economic data from Europe and worried less about the potential.. Reuters - Published
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The S&P 500 and Nasdaq rose to record closing highs on Wednesday as optimism that China would take more measures to prop up its economy eased concerns about the economic impact of..
Retailers and technology companies drove modest gains for stocks on Wall Street Thursday, extending the market’s record-setting run. The Nasdaq composite climbed above 9,000 points for the first time.. WorldNews - Published
The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq indexes opened slightly higher on Wednesday, with investors waiting for the Federal Reserve's decision on monetary policy, while losses in Boeing and Home pressured the Dow.. Reuters - Published
U.S. stocks shook off a midday stumble to finish slightly higher Friday, though the modest rebound was not enough to keep the S&P 500 from breaking its longest stretch of weekly gains in two years... WorldNews - Published
Benchmarks closed mixed on Tuesday, the Nasdaq recorded third consecutive high close on gains in tech stocks. However, the Dow and the S&P 500 ended in the negative territory due to disappointing Q3.. WorldNews - Published
Inching Higher. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite eked out small gains on Tuesday, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed exactly at the break-even line in a relatively quiet session. President.. WorldNews - Published
There are many more important things happening in financial markets than the major stock market indexes simply hitting new highs. That’s not to denigrate the $6 trillion in paper wealth created in.. WorldNews - Published
Indexes eked out tiny gains Wednesday following a wobbly day of trading as investors reviewed another set of mixed quarterly report cards from big companies. The S&P 500 rose 8.53 points, or 0.3%, to.. WorldNews - Published