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Currently Nasdaq 100 index is 14.38% year to date.
The weekly change is 3.33%.
The daily change is 1.55%.
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Nasdaq 100 Index in Brief
Year-to-date Nasdaq 100 is outperforming market by 5.01%.
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 Year To Date Performance: 14.38 %
 Weekly Performance: 3.33 %
 Daily Performance: 1.55 %
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12Stocks.com: Investing and Trading - Nasdaq 100 Index (QQEW)
Best Nasdaq 100 Stocks of the Day - The best performers from the last trading session:-

Analog Devices [5.57%], Expedia [5.25%], priceline.com [5.20%], NXP Semiconductors [4.97%], Avago Technologies [4.69%], Texas Instruments [4.48%], Seagate Technology [4.46%], Intel [4.39%], SanDisk [4.24%], Micron Technology [3.99%], Linear Technology [3.70%]  View Full List, Charts & More ...

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Analog Devices [5.57%], Expedia [5.25%], priceline.com [5.20%], NXP Semiconductors [4.97%], Avago Technologies [4.69%], Texas Instruments [4.48%], Seagate Technology [4.46%], Intel [4.39%], SanDisk [4.24%], Micron Technology [3.99%], Linear Technology [3.70%]  View Full List, Charts & More ...

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12Stocks.com:Nasdaq 100 - Look at Big Picture
Nasdaq 100 is one of the most popular followed index among all US stock indexes. It consists of hundred stocks - nearly all from Technology and Biotech sector - and is primarily large cap.

The easiest way to invest is through ETFs (exchange traded funds)that track Nasdaq 100 Index index.  The index contains stocks like Apple and Amgen. One can get to invest or trade using the popular QQEW exchange traded fund which tracks Nasdaq 100 Index index. 

First, let us look at relative performance of Nasdaq 100 Stock Index versus other major US stock indexes (Nasdaq 100, Dow 30, S&P 500, S&P 400 Midcap & Total Stock Market Index), emerging markets and other asset classes like bonds, gold and oil to get a relative perspective of Nasdaq 100 Index performance.

The performances of major market segments year to date are - India [29.92%], US Large Cap [10.2%], US Total Market [9.37%], US Dollar [7.3%], US Mid Cap [6.31%], China [5.58%], Bonds [4.24%], US Small Cap [1.69%], Emerging Markets [1.64%], Gold [-2.98%], Europe [-4.57%], Euro [-9.19%], Oil [-13.28%].

Year to date, QQEW is up by 14.38% and is currently outperforming the market (S&P 500) by 4.18%.

Now, we dive deep to identify investing opportunities both with ETFs that track Nasdaq 100 Indices and also with Nasdaq 100 contained within them. Check daily for updates.

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  Current Performance of Nasdaq 100 Index

  Top Performing Nasdaq 100 Index Stocks - Now!

  Investing in Nasdaq 100 Index with ETFs

  Investing in Nasdaq 100 Index with stocks

  Full List, Charts and Trends of Nasdaq 100 Index Stocks
NASDAQ 100
INDEX
PERFORMANCE
14.38%
(YEAR-TO-DATE)
3.33%
(WEEKLY)
1.55%
(DAILY)
 
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QQEW : Invests in Nasdaq 100 equities - similar to QQQQ but each of the equities in QQEW is initially set at a weight of 1.00% of the index
Weekly Chart Daily Chart (Short Term)
Weekly: 3.33% Daily: 1.55%
Year-to-date Performance : 14.38% Relative Performance: The Nasdaq 100 Index is outperforming the market (S&P 500) by 4.18%

12Stocks.com: Top Performing Nasdaq 100 Index Stocks

We try to spot trends by analyzing the performances of various stocks or components within Nasdaq 100 Index and try to find best performing stocks. The movers and shakers. The winners and losers.

The top performing Nasdaq 100 Index stocks year to date are Green Mountain [102.39%], Illumina [74.14%], Avago Technologies [64.47%], Tesla Motors [60.67%], Marriott [54.5%], Micron Technology [52.14%], Vertex Pharmaceuticals [51.6%], NXP Semiconductors [49.49%], Gilead Sciences [49.13%], Monster Beverage [48.86%], Sigma-Aldrich [45.27%].

Now, more recently, over last week, the top performing Nasdaq 100 Index stocks on the move are - Catamaran [11.38%], Amgen [10.13%], Marriott [9.32%], Akamai Technologies [9.08%], Cognizant Technology [8.31%], VimpelCom [7.82%], Seagate Technology [7.66%], Automatic Data [7.32%], Western Digital [7.3%], Baidu [7.29%], Equinix [7.2%].

The laggards stocks in this index year to date (YTD) are Liberty Capital [-67.17%], Discovery Communications [-60.9%], VimpelCom [-49.92%], Mattel [-33.35%], Whole Foods [-31.47%], Amazon.com [-23.4%], Viacom [-16.18%], Bed Bath [-16.14%], CA Technologies [-12.23%], Fastenal [-6.32%], Tractor Supply [-5.19%].

The best trending Nasdaq 100 stocks currently are Analog Devices [5.57%], Expedia [5.25%], priceline.com [5.20%], NXP Semiconductors [4.97%], Avago Technologies [4.69%], Texas Instruments [4.48%], Seagate Technology [4.46%], Intel [4.39%], SanDisk [4.24%], Micron Technology [3.99%], Linear Technology [3.70%].
LEADING NASDAQ 100 INDEX STOCKS
GREEN MOUNTAIN: 102.39%
ILLUMINA : 74.14%
AVAGO TECHNOLOGIES: 64.47%
TESLA MOTORS: 60.67%
MARRIOTT : 54.5%
MICRON TECHNOLOGY: 52.14%
VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS: 51.6%
NXP SEMICONDUCTORS: 49.49%
GILEAD SCIENCES: 49.13%
MONSTER BEVERAGE: 48.86%

For Complete List of Winners and Laggards from Nasdaq 100 Index
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12Stocks.com: Investing in Nasdaq 100 Index using Exchange Traded Funds
The following table shows list of exchange traded funds (ETF) that help investors track Nasdaq 100 index.

THe list of leveraged ETFs that track twice or thrice the daily returns of Nasdaq 100 indices help traders in taking advantage of short term movements of  Nasdaq 100 Index (both up and down).

12Stocks.com List of ETFs that track Nasdaq 100 Index

TickerETF NameWatchlistCategoryRecent PriceChange %Week %Year-to-date %
TQQQProShares UltraPro Nasdaq 100 Double92.204.128.5548.61%
QLDProShares Ultra QQQ Double131.662.715.7232.4%
SQQQProShares Triple Short Nasdaq 100 Short32.40-4.06-8.29-43.55%
QIDProShares Double Short QQQ Short41.56-2.74-5.7-30.69%
QQEWFirst Trust NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Large Cap41.291.553.3314.38%
 Market data as of 31-Oct-14
12Stocks.com: Investing in Nasdaq 100 Index with Stocks
The following table helps investors and traders sort through current performance of various stocks in the Nasdaq 100 Index.

One can glean long and short term trends by sorting the list of Nasdaq 100 stocks by performance over daily, weekly or year-to-date periods.

12Stocks.com Performance of Stocks in Nasdaq 100 Index

TickerStock NameWatchlistCategoryRecent PriceChange %Weekly Change%YTD Change%
AAPLApple Inc. Technology108.000.952.6436.31%
GOOGLGoogle Inc. Technology567.871.363.461.24%
MSFTMicrosoft Corporation Technology46.951.951.7827.34%
FBFacebook, Inc. Technology74.991.19-7.0437.22%
AMZNAmazon.com Inc. Services & Goods305.462.146.41-23.4%
QCOMQUALCOMM Incorporated Technology78.511.473.36.79%
INTCIntel Corporation Technology34.014.392.533.37%
CMCSAComcast Corporation Services & Goods55.351.842.017.43%
CSCOCisco Systems, Inc. Technology24.471.622.911.74%
GILDGilead Sciences Inc. Health Care112.00-1.941.1749.13%
AMGNAmgen Inc. Health Care162.180.3710.1343.67%
EBAYeBay Inc. Services & Goods52.501.842.7-4.32%
BIIBBiogen Idec Inc. Health Care321.080.02-0.1814.85%
PCLNpriceline.com Incorporated Services & Goods1206.215.205.953.77%
MDLZMondelez International, Inc. Services & Goods35.260.302.590.69%
CELGCelgene Corporation Health Care107.090.143.7326.75%
ESRXExpress Scripts Inc. Health Care76.821.694.39.37%
BIDUBaidu, Inc. Technology238.770.747.2934.23%
SBUXStarbucks Corporation Services & Goods75.56-2.28-0.33-2.89%
COSTCostco Wholesale Corporation Services & Goods133.370.282.2512.7%
TXNTexas Instruments Inc. Technology49.664.484.3914.64%
DTVDIRECTV, Inc. Services & Goods86.791.653.1425.67%
VIABViacom, Inc. Services & Goods72.68-0.061.49-16.18%
ADPAutomatic Data Processing, Inc. Technology81.783.587.322.46%
YHOOYahoo! Inc. Technology46.050.925.8613.87%
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Stock Chart of Apple Inc.AAPL Apple Inc.
Sector: Technology
SubSector: Electronic Equipment
MarketCap: 468241 Millions
Recent Price: 108.00    
Day Percent Change: 0.95%     Day Change: 1.02
Week Change: 2.64%     Year-to-date Change: 36.3%
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Stock Chart of Google Inc.GOOGL Google Inc.
Sector: Technology
SubSector: Internet Information Providers
MarketCap: 363391 Millions
Recent Price: 567.87    
Day Percent Change: 1.36%     Day Change: 7.60
Week Change: 3.46%     Year-to-date Change: 1.2%
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Stock Chart of Microsoft CorporationMSFT Microsoft Corporation
Sector: Technology
SubSector: Business Software & Services
MarketCap: 332083 Millions
Recent Price: 46.95    
Day Percent Change: 1.95%     Day Change: 0.90
Week Change: 1.78%     Year-to-date Change: 27.3%
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Stock Chart of Facebook, Inc.FB Facebook, Inc.
Sector: Technology
SubSector: Internet Information Providers
MarketCap: 151116 Millions
Recent Price: 74.99    
Day Percent Change: 1.19%     Day Change: 0.88
Week Change: -7.04%     Year-to-date Change: 37.2%
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Stock Chart of Amazon.com Inc.AMZN Amazon.com Inc.
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Catalog & Mail Order Houses
MarketCap: 149504 Millions
Recent Price: 305.46    
Day Percent Change: 2.14%     Day Change: 6.39
Week Change: 6.41%     Year-to-date Change: -23.4%
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Stock Chart of QUALCOMM IncorporatedQCOM QUALCOMM Incorporated
Sector: Technology
SubSector: Communication Equipment
MarketCap: 137519 Millions
Recent Price: 78.51    
Day Percent Change: 1.47%     Day Change: 1.14
Week Change: 3.3%     Year-to-date Change: 6.8%
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Stock Chart of Intel CorporationINTC Intel Corporation
Sector: Technology
SubSector: Semiconductor - Broad Line
MarketCap: 134488 Millions
Recent Price: 34.01    
Day Percent Change: 4.39%     Day Change: 1.43
Week Change: 2.5%     Year-to-date Change: 33.4%
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Stock Chart of Comcast CorporationCMCSA Comcast Corporation
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Entertainment - Diversified
MarketCap: 127694 Millions
Recent Price: 55.35    
Day Percent Change: 1.84%     Day Change: 1.00
Week Change: 2.01%     Year-to-date Change: 7.4%
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Stock Chart of Cisco Systems, Inc.CSCO Cisco Systems, Inc.
Sector: Technology
SubSector: Networking & Communication Devices
MarketCap: 119561 Millions
Recent Price: 24.47    
Day Percent Change: 1.62%     Day Change: 0.39
Week Change: 2.9%     Year-to-date Change: 11.7%
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Stock Chart of Gilead Sciences Inc.GILD Gilead Sciences Inc.
Sector: Health Care
SubSector: Biotechnology
MarketCap: 107650 Millions
Recent Price: 112.00    
Day Percent Change: -1.94%     Day Change: -2.22
Week Change: 1.17%     Year-to-date Change: 49.1%
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Stock Chart of Amgen Inc.AMGN Amgen Inc.
Sector: Health Care
SubSector: Biotechnology
MarketCap: 87344.3 Millions
Recent Price: 162.18    
Day Percent Change: 0.37%     Day Change: 0.60
Week Change: 10.13%     Year-to-date Change: 43.7%
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Stock Chart of eBay Inc.EBAY eBay Inc.
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Specialty Retail, Other
MarketCap: 71167.5 Millions
Recent Price: 52.50    
Day Percent Change: 1.84%     Day Change: 0.95
Week Change: 2.7%     Year-to-date Change: -4.3%
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Stock Chart of Biogen Idec Inc.BIIB Biogen Idec Inc.
Sector: Health Care
SubSector: Biotechnology
MarketCap: 68680.8 Millions
Recent Price: 321.08    
Day Percent Change: 0.02%     Day Change: 0.08
Week Change: -0.18%     Year-to-date Change: 14.9%
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Stock Chart of priceline.com IncorporatedPCLN priceline.com Incorporated
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Business Services
MarketCap: 63003.9 Millions
Recent Price: 1206.21    
Day Percent Change: 5.20%     Day Change: 59.62
Week Change: 5.95%     Year-to-date Change: 3.8%
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Stock Chart of Mondelez International, Inc.MDLZ Mondelez International, Inc.
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Confectioners
MarketCap: 58864.5 Millions
Recent Price: 35.26    
Day Percent Change: 0.30%     Day Change: 0.10
Week Change: 2.59%     Year-to-date Change: 0.7%
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Stock Chart of Celgene CorporationCELG Celgene Corporation
Sector: Health Care
SubSector: Biotechnology
MarketCap: 57455.9 Millions
Recent Price: 107.09    
Day Percent Change: 0.14%     Day Change: 0.15
Week Change: 3.73%     Year-to-date Change: 26.8%
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Stock Chart of Express Scripts Inc.ESRX Express Scripts Inc.
Sector: Health Care
SubSector: Health Care Plans
MarketCap: 56061.6 Millions
Recent Price: 76.82    
Day Percent Change: 1.69%     Day Change: 1.28
Week Change: 4.3%     Year-to-date Change: 9.4%
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Stock Chart of Baidu, Inc.BIDU Baidu, Inc.
Sector: Technology
SubSector: Internet Information Providers
MarketCap: 54576.7 Millions
Recent Price: 238.77    
Day Percent Change: 0.74%     Day Change: 1.76
Week Change: 7.29%     Year-to-date Change: 34.2%
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Stock Chart of Starbucks CorporationSBUX Starbucks Corporation
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Specialty Eateries
MarketCap: 53026.4 Millions
Recent Price: 75.56    
Day Percent Change: -2.28%     Day Change: -1.76
Week Change: -0.33%     Year-to-date Change: -2.9%
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Stock Chart of Costco Wholesale CorporationCOST Costco Wholesale Corporation
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Discount, Variety Stores
MarketCap: 49926.4 Millions
Recent Price: 133.37    
Day Percent Change: 0.28%     Day Change: 0.37
Week Change: 2.25%     Year-to-date Change: 12.7%
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Stock Chart of Texas Instruments Inc.TXN Texas Instruments Inc.
Sector: Technology
SubSector: Semiconductor - Broad Line
MarketCap: 49576.1 Millions
Recent Price: 49.66    
Day Percent Change: 4.48%     Day Change: 2.13
Week Change: 4.39%     Year-to-date Change: 14.6%
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Stock Chart of DIRECTV, Inc.DTV DIRECTV, Inc.
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: CATV Systems
MarketCap: 38572.6 Millions
Recent Price: 86.79    
Day Percent Change: 1.65%     Day Change: 1.41
Week Change: 3.14%     Year-to-date Change: 25.7%
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Stock Chart of Viacom, Inc.VIAB Viacom, Inc.
Sector: Services & Goods
SubSector: Entertainment - Diversified
MarketCap: 36821.5 Millions
Recent Price: 72.68    
Day Percent Change: -0.06%     Day Change: -0.04
Week Change: 1.49%     Year-to-date Change: -16.2%
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Stock Chart of Automatic Data Processing, Inc.ADP Automatic Data Processing, Inc.
Sector: Technology
SubSector: Business Software & Services
MarketCap: 36768.4 Millions
Recent Price: 81.78    
Day Percent Change: 3.58%     Day Change: 2.83
Week Change: 7.32%     Year-to-date Change: 2.5%
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Stock Chart of Yahoo! Inc.YHOO Yahoo! Inc.
Sector: Technology
SubSector: Internet Information Providers
MarketCap: 36722 Millions
Recent Price: 46.05    
Day Percent Change: 0.92%     Day Change: 0.42
Week Change: 5.86%     Year-to-date Change: 13.9%
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     performance (%Change)    
StockPriceYTDWeekDay%
AAPL108.0036.32.6 1.0
GOOGL567.871.23.5 1.4
MSFT46.9527.31.8 2.0
FB74.9937.2-7.0 1.2
AMZN305.46-23.46.4 2.1
QCOM78.516.83.3 1.5
INTC34.0133.42.5 4.4
CMCSA55.357.42.0 1.8
CSCO24.4711.72.9 1.6
GILD112.0049.11.2 -1.9
AMGN162.1843.710.1 0.4
EBAY52.50-4.32.7 1.8
BIIB321.0814.9-0.2 0.0
PCLN1206.213.86.0 5.2
MDLZ35.260.72.6 0.3
CELG107.0926.83.7 0.1
ESRX76.829.44.3 1.7
BIDU238.7734.27.3 0.7
SBUX75.56-2.9-0.3 -2.3
COST133.3712.72.3 0.3
TXN49.6614.64.4 4.5
DTV86.7925.73.1 1.7
VIAB72.68-16.21.5 -0.1
ADP81.782.57.3 3.6
YHOO46.0513.95.9 0.9
KRFT56.355.5-0.8 0.3
ADBE70.1217.14.6 2.3
LBTYA45.470.01.2 0.0
CTSH48.85-3.38.3 1.8
REGN393.7243.1-2.2 0.2
ALXN191.3644.00.6 -0.8
DISH63.659.92.3 2.2
MU33.0952.16.5 4.0
TSLA241.7060.72.8 1.3
AMAT22.0926.25.2 3.5
WDC98.3718.27.3 3.3
WYNN190.01-1.02.9 1.3
INTU88.0115.93.6 1.4
NFLX392.776.72.0 3.6
SIRI3.43-1.71.8 1.5
SNDK94.1434.36.1 4.2
STX62.8312.97.7 4.5
WFM39.33-31.54.3 1.4
DISCA35.35-60.9-3.4 -1.6
BRCM41.8842.45.5 2.9
MYL53.5523.44.6 2.3
ILMN192.5874.11.8 -0.4
MAR75.7554.59.3 -0.3
ADI49.62-1.25.9 5.6
VIP6.48-49.97.8 0.9
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