The US stock exchange Nasdaq ends the session up moderately at 0.23%
At the end of the last transactions, the Nasdaq-100 rises by 0.23% to 15188.39 points.
The trading session was not very active with a trading volume of 139.94 billion dollars. 637.75 million shares were traded. 51 stocks finished in the green and 49 were down.
The best performance of the day was attributed to Applied Materials with 4.66% to 159.55 dollars. In second place on the podium, Tesla closed the session at 1106.22 dollars, up 3.93%, followed by MercadoLibre at 1210.91 dollars (3.85%).
At the bottom of the pack is Biogen. The stock ends the trading day down -6.7% to 225.34 dollars. Peloton Interactive and Crowdstrike Holdings are also lagging behind.
Several stocks (Applied Materials, Atlassian, Biogen, Exelon, Illumina, Keurig Dr Pepper et Starbucks) recorded large trading volumes, one-third higher than their daily average.