The Nasdaq Index ends the session very strongly up at 2.59%
At market close, the Nasdaq-100 rises by 2.59% to 10478.09 points.
The trading session was not very active with a trading volume of 86.77 billion dollars. 800.08 million shares were traded. 97 stocks finished in the green and 3 were down.
The best performance of the day was attributed to Tesla with 8.08% to 121.82 dollars. In second place on the podium, Datadog closed the session at 73.94 dollars, up 5.87%, followed by Illumina at 201.64 dollars (5.68%).
At the bottom of the pack is PACCAR. The stock ends the trading session down -0.66% to 98.59 dollars. Walgreens Boots Alliance and O’Reilly Automotive are also lagging behind.
Several stocks (Cognizant Technology Solutions et Tesla) recorded large trading volumes, one-third higher than their daily average.