NASDAQ Comp. Index components | values (XC0009694271)
The Nasdaq Composite is the largest share index on the NASDAQ. It lists over 3,000 companies, mainly from the technology sector. All stocks listed on NASDAQ have a four-digit code (e.g. AMZN for Amazon.com or MSFT for Microsoft). In contrast to the Nasdaq Composite, the NASDAQ 100 index comprises the 100 technology stocks with the highest market capitalization.
The Nasdaq Composite is a price index. The index level is determined solely on the basis of share prices and only adjusted for income from subscription rights and special payments. The weighting is based on the market capitalization of the listed companies. Corporate actions such as stock splits have no (distorting) influence on the index. The calculation is updated every second during NASDAQ trading hours from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm local time (3:30 pm to 10:00 pm CET). The Nasdaq Composite reflects the performance of all companies traded on the NASDAQ.