The US stock exchange Nasdaq closes the session up moderately at 0.5%

At the end of the last transactions, the flagship index of the US technology exchange rises by 0.5% to 14417.55 points.

The trading session was not very active with a trading volume of 197.16 billion dollars. 1,046.95 million shares changed hands. 65 stocks finished in the green and 35 were down.

The best performance of the day was attributed to Alphabet with 7.37% to 2960.73 dollars. In second place on the podium, QUALCOMM closed the session at 188.2 dollars, up 6.25%, followed by Electronic Arts at 137.17 dollars (5.56%).

At the bottom of the pack is PayPal. The stock ends the trading session down -24.59% to 132.57 dollars. Netflix and Okta are also lagging behind.

Several stocks (Advanced Micro Devices, Align Technology, Alphabet, Check Point Software, Cognizant, eBay, Electronic Arts, Exelon, Facebook, Gilead Sciences, IDEXX Laboratories, Lululemon Athletica, Marriott International, Match Group, Netflix, PayPal, QUALCOMM, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Sirius XM, Starbucks, Texas Instruments, VeriSign, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Workday et Xilinx) recorded large trading volumes, one-third higher than their daily average.