The Nasdaq Index ends the session up moderately at 0.4%
At the end of the last transactions, the flagship index of the US technology exchange rises by 0.4% to 16057.44 points.
The trading session was not very active with a trading volume of 167.49 billion dollars. 761.47 million shares changed hands. 38 stocks finished in the green and 62 were down.
The best performance of the day was attributed to Intuit with 10.08% to 692.34 dollars. In second place on the podium, Micron Technology closed the session at 83.03 dollars, up 7.8%, followed by Moderna at 263.78 dollars (4.92%).
At the bottom of the pack is Okta. The share ends the trading day down -8.97% to 240.68 dollars. Ross Stores and Applied Materials are also lagging behind.
Several stocks (Adobe, Amazon, Apple, Applied Materials, Autodesk, Booking Holdings, Cisco Systems, Cognizant, Copart, Electronic Arts, Fastenal, Fox, Illumina, Intuit, JD.com, Kraft Heinz, Lam Research, MercadoLibre, Micron Technology, Moderna, Mondelez International, NVIDIA, Okta, PayPal, Ross Stores, Sirius XM, VeriSign, Verisk Analytics, Workday et Zoom) recorded large trading volumes, one-third higher than their daily average.