The Nasdaq Index closes the session up moderately at 0.73%

At market close, the Nasdaq-100 rises by 0.73% to 14571.64 points.

The trading session was not very active with a trading volume of 96.96 billion dollars. 520.24 million shares were traded. 78 stocks finished in the green and 22 were down.

The best performance of the day was attributed to Crowdstrike Holdings with 7% to 270.44 dollars. In second place on the podium, Okta closed the session at 247.2 dollars, up 5.12%, followed by Pinduoduo at 97.58 dollars (4.34%).

At the bottom of the pack is Align Technology. The stock ends the trading session down -4.97% to 596.22 dollars. Monster Beverage and Skyworks Solutions are also lagging behind.

Several stocks (Advanced Micro Devices, Align Technology, Crowdstrike Holdings, Monster Beverage, QUALCOMM, Skyworks Solutions, Splunk et Workday) recorded large trading volumes, one-third higher than their daily average.