The US stock exchange Nasdaq ends the session lower at -1.66%
At market close, the Nasdaq-100 is down -1.66% to 13313.44 points.
The trading session was not very active with a trading volume of 136.93 billion dollars. 831.02 million shares changed hands. 31 stocks finished in the green and 68 were down.
The best performance of the day was attributed to CSX with 6.06% to 37.43 dollars. In second place on the podium, Splunk closed the session at 129.06 dollars, up 5.93%, followed by Seagen at 131.99 dollars (4.06%).
At the bottom of the pack is Pinduoduo. The share ends the trading session down -8.74% to 41.27 dollars. Micron Technology and Trip.com are also lagging behind.
Several stocks (ASML Holding, Booking Holdings, Broadcom, Costco Wholesale, CSX, JD.com, Marvell Technology, Match Group, PACCAR, Pinduoduo, Splunk et Walgreens Boots Alliance) recorded large trading volumes, one-third higher than their daily average.
Exelon stands out with a 52-week high of 44.28 dollars and a market valuation climbing to 43.4 billion dollars.