New 52-week Highs and Lows (January 4)
All of the major indices were down Thursday -- just a day after the
lowered interest rates -- but the new highs and lows list would have suggested otherwise. There were more new highs than lows on the
, and the
The Nasdaq showed 96 new highs vs. 47 new lows; the NYSE continued to show solid results, with 250 new highs and just seven new lows; the Amex recorded 27 new highs against 15 new lows.