The Nasdaq Composite rises at the close of the session in Europe. 0.4%, enough to exceed 15,000 points for the first time in its history. The real bullish push has come in the last few sessions. Chain four days to the rise in which it has risen 3.3%, about 500 points. Its little brother , the Nasdaq 100, has been sitting above this level for some time. He managed to overcome it for the first time on July 23 and, between comings and goings, yesterday it was above 15,350 integers.
Big giants in the technology sector have helped achieve this goal. Throughout 2021 Moderna , given the circumstances, rose as the most bullish value in the entire index, with gains that today exceed 270%. Nvidia is the second most bullish company on the Nasdaq, with an advance close to 67%; and above 60% are large corporations such as ASML Holdings and Alphabet ; and in the 50% revaluation are Applied Materials and Atlassian Corporation, dedicated to the development of software for companies.
But who is among the best recommendations of an index that seems to find no ceiling? Alphabet has the best advice from a list of global giants known from across the seas. The old Google hangs the best buy recommendation of the entire Nasdaq 100, followed by renowned stocks such as Amazon, Microsoft, T-Mobile, NetEase and JD.com (sportswear store). Although they are not the only ones. 64 of the 100 Nasdaq firms also receive a buy advice.
However, on the annual balance, the Nasdaq Composite is not the most bullish of the main indicators on Wall Street. There is a rise in 2021 of 16.4%, compared to 15.6% for the Dow Jones and 19.5% for the S&P 500.
The strength of the US technology index is such that, in the last decade, it has only closed two years with a negative balance. It was in 2011, when it yielded 1.8%, coinciding with the debt crisis in the euro zone and in 2018, when it fell another 3.9%. Since January 1, 2019, it has risen 126%, doubling its value.