The US stock exchange Nasdaq closes the session up moderately at 0.44%
At market close, the Nasdaq-100 rises by 0.44% to 15845.23 points.
The trading session was not very active with a trading volume of 129.62 billion dollars. 580.79 million shares were traded. 57 stocks finished in the green and 43 were down.
The best performance of the day was attributed to Advanced Micro Devices with 5.26% to 157.8 dollars. In second place on the podium, Incyte closed the session at 66.74 dollars, up 4.59%, followed by Xilinx at 230.05 dollars (4.45%).
At the bottom of the pack is Autodesk. The stock ends the trading session down -15.49% to 256.9 dollars. Honeywell and Walgreens Boots Alliance are also lagging behind.
Several stocks (ASML Holding, Autodesk, CSX, Honeywell, IDEXX Laboratories, Illumina, Incyte, MercadoLibre, Okta, Texas Instruments, Vertex Pharmaceuticals et Zoom) recorded large trading volumes, one-third higher than their daily average.