The NASDAQ 100 index ended the day 11.147.74 points. This is an increase of 0.77%. The day started off with the index at 85.20 points. The NASDAQ 100 is a stock market index made up of the 100 largest non-financial companies listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange.
On Tuesday, Amazon’s stock rose 2.9 percent to $118.38 after the company announced its quarterly results. Amazon reported a loss of $0.20 per share, missing analyst expectations of $0.15 per share. However, the company’s revenue came in at $121.234 billion, beating analyst estimates of $120.885 billion. Looking ahead, Amazon is expected to report earnings of $0.020 per share for the full year 2022.
Nasdaq, Inc. recently announced that its Board of Directors has declare a regular quarterly dividend of $0.20 per share on the company’s outstanding common stock. The dividend is payable on December 16, 2022 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 2, 2022.
This dividend is just one of the ways that Nasdaq has been working to create shareholder value. The company has also been focused on implementing strategic initiatives, growing its business, and increasing its total shareholder return. In addition, Nasdaq has been working to transition to new business models and technologies, and has made several acquisitions in recent years.
Looking forward, Nasdaq remains committed to creating shareholder value through its continued focus on growth and profitability. The company is confident in its ability to execute its strategic initiatives and create long-term value for its shareholders.