The Nasdaq Index closes the session very strongly down at -2%
At the end of the last transactions, the flagship index of the US technology exchange is down -2% to 11014.89 points.
The trading session was not very active with a trading volume of 92.71 billion dollars. 840.96 million shares changed hands. 10 stocks finished in the green and 90 were down.
The best performance of the day was attributed to Exelon with 2.68% to 42.87 dollars. In second place on the podium, JD.com closed the session at 60.35 dollars, up 1.98%, followed by American Electric Power at 96.37 dollars (1.96%).
At the bottom of the pack is Lucid Group. The share ends the trading day down -8.27% to 8.65 dollars. Meta Platforms and Atlassian are also lagging behind.
Several stocks (AstraZeneca, Costco Wholesale, Exelon et Lucid Group) recorded large trading volumes, one-third higher than their daily average.