The US stock exchange Nasdaq closes the session down moderately at -0.6%

At market close, the Nasdaq-100 is down -0.6% to 15886.54 points.

The trading session was not very active with a trading volume of 186.48 billion dollars. 699.63 million shares were traded. 56 stocks finished in the green and 43 were down.

The best performance of the day was attributed to Okta with 4% to 268.28 dollars. In second place on the podium, MercadoLibre closed the session at 1709.98 dollars, up 3.64%, followed by Crowdstrike Holdings at 293.18 dollars (3.62%).

At the bottom of the pack is Tesla. The stock ends the trading session down -11.99% to 1023.5 dollars. PayPal and Moderna are also lagging behind.

Several stocks (Advanced Micro Devices, Booking Holdings, NVIDIA, PayPal, Peloton Interactive, Tesla et Xcel Energy) recorded large trading volumes, one-third higher than their daily average.