The Nasdaq Index ends the session higher at 1.28%
At the end of the last transactions, the Nasdaq-100 rises by 1.28% to 14194.46 points.
The trading session was not very active with a trading volume of 151.9 billion dollars. 981.47 million shares were traded. 83 stocks finished in the green and 17 were down.
The best performance of the day was attributed to Peloton Interactive with 25.28% to 37.27 dollars. In second place on the podium, Pinduoduo closed the session at 60.16 dollars, up 12.81%, followed by Amgen at 241.01 dollars (7.82%).
At the bottom of the pack is Fiserv. The share ends the trading session down -6% to 99.54 dollars. Incyte and Moderna are also lagging behind.
Several stocks (Amgen, Exelon, Facebook, Fiserv, Incyte, PayPal, Peloton Interactive et Seagen) recorded large trading volumes, one-third higher than their daily average.