The US stock exchange Nasdaq closes the session very strongly down at -2.78%
At market close, the flagship index of the US technology exchange is down -2.78% to 13791.15 points.
The trading session was not very active with a trading volume of 170.82 billion dollars. 956.95 million shares were traded. 12 stocks finished in the green and 88 were down.
The best performance of the day was attributed to Regeneron Pharmaceuticals with 3.27% to 638.41 dollars. In second place on the podium, O’Reilly Automotive closed the session at 668.28 dollars, up 1.49%, followed by Kraft Heinz at 34.73 dollars (1.28%).
At the bottom of the pack is Advanced Micro Devices. The share ends the trading day down -10.01% to 113.18 dollars. Xilinx and Marvell Technology are also lagging behind.
Several stocks (Adobe, Advanced Micro Devices, Analog Devices, Booking Holdings, CDW/DE, Copart, Honeywell, Illumina, Micron Technology, NXP Semiconductors, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Seagen, Sirius XM, VeriSign et Xilinx) recorded large trading volumes, one-third higher than their daily average.