Closing out the day… Stocks continued their winning streak Wednesday with the DOW setting another record higher. Some bullish employment news from payroll processor ADP helped give the market a lift this morning.
Among the high-volume stocks today Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C) and Cisco Systems (CSCO) booked gains while Google (GOOG), Microsoft (MSFT) and Qualcomm (QCOM) all moved lower. The Chicago Board Options Exchange Volatility Index closed the day at 13.52 after opening at 13.18. The Put/Call Volume Ratio is at 0.74 while the Put/Call Open Interest ratio is at 0.95. [InvestorsKeyhole, various news and data sources]