The Nasdaq Index closes the session down moderately at -0.16%

At market close, the flagship index of the US technology exchange is down -0.16% to 15741.56 points.

The trading session was not very active with a trading volume of 92.97 billion dollars. 449.62 million shares changed hands. 40 stocks finished in the green and 59 were down.

The best performance of the day was attributed to Baidu with 10.5% to 150.61 dollars. In second place on the podium, Pinduoduo closed the session at 59.45 dollars, up 10.07%, followed by NetEase at 103.75 dollars (8.92%).

At the bottom of the pack is Biogen. The stock ends the trading day down -7.09% to 240 dollars. Micron Technology and Advanced Micro Devices are also lagging behind.

Several stocks (Baidu, Biogen et Incyte) recorded large trading volumes, one-third higher than their daily average.