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Factoid of the Day Monday, August 3, 2015
The 65 companies in the NASDAQ 100 Index that have reported quarterly earnings moved at a market-adjusted rate of 5.1% in either direction in the trading session following the announcement, according to Bloomberg. While still well below the 15-year high of 7.4% in Q3’08, it is up from the 3.7% average move in Q1’15, the smallest since 2006. Stocks of companies that beat estimates have appreciated an average of 5.3%, while those that missed have sold-off 4.8%, on average. The NASDAQ 100 Index closed 7/31/15 at 4588.91, or 1.94% below its 10-year high (4679.68) set on 7/20/15, according to Bloomberg.
 
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