NASDAQ Announces January Market Performance Statistics


      NASDAQ Announces January Market Performance Statistics

NEW YORK, Feb. 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Nasdaq Stock Market,
Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced its consolidated market performance
statistics for the NASDAQ Market Center and INET trading platforms for
the month of January. 
NASDAQ's total matched volume in all U.S. Equities securities was 30.9
billion shares in January compared to 25.5 billion in December and 27.2
billion one year ago. Total U.S. Equities market share increased to
50.3% from 50.0% last month and 48.8% in January 2006. 
NASDAQ continued to capture a greater percentage of market share in
NYSE-listed securities. Matched market share in NYSE-listed securities
increased to 14.9% in January from 14.2% in December and 6.2% in
January 2006. NASDAQ's touched market share in NYSE-listed securities
rose to 35.8% in January from 33.3% in December and 16.1% January 2006.
During January 2007, NASDAQ's average daily total share volume in
NYSE-listed securities was approximately 988 million, compared with 779
million in December and 552 million in January 2006. 
NASDAQ's total market share in NYSE-listed securities in January was
33.3% compared with 31.9% in December and 21.7% in January 2006.
Included in the total market share figure for January is 18.4% in
NYSE-listed securities executed by broker-dealers and reported to
systems operated by NASDAQ. 
The table below shows NASDAQ's market share in several individual
NYSE-listed securities during January: 


                                                 Total          Matched
                                             Market Share    Market Share
                                             ------------    ------------
 American Oriental Bioengineering (NYSE:AOB)     50.1%           19.4%
 EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC)                      43.9%           20.5%
 The DIRECTV Group, Inc. (NYSE:DTV)              39.6%           18.4%
 News Corporation (NYSE:NWS.A)                   37.9%           21.5%
 Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA)               35.6%           18.2%

For the month, NASDAQ achieved total market share of over 30% in 255
NYSE-listed companies priced over $10 with average daily trading volume
of more than 1 million shares. NASDAQ's market share in the following
42 companies was over 40%: 
Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HTZ), Provident Energy Trust
(NYSE:PVX), Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI), Interpublic Group of
Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG), Pengrowth Energy Trust (NYSE:PGH), Yamana
Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY), Canetic Resources Trust (NYSE:CNE), American
Oriental Bioengineering, Inc. (NYSE:AOB), Schering-Plough Corporation
(NYSE:SGP), Sabre Holdings Corporation (NYSE:TSG), Silver Wheaton Corp.
(NYSE:SLW), Sprint Nextel Corporation (NYSE:S), Equity Office
Properties Trust (NYSE:EOP), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD),
Conseco, Inc. (NYSE:CNO), Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX), CMS
Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS), Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL), Motorola,
Inc. (NYSE:MOT), CVS Corporation (NYSE:CVS), King Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
(NYSE:KG), Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT), Ceridian Corporation (NYSE:CEN),
EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC), Jacuzzi Brands, Inc. (NYSE:JJZ),
AmeriCredit Corp. (NYSE:ACF), Clear Channel Communications, Inc.
(NYSE:CCU), Caremark Rx, Inc. (NYSE:CMX), Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT),
AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AG), Ryerson Inc. (NYSE:RYI), Time Warner Inc.
(NYSE:TWX), Mellon Financial Corporation (NYSE:MEL), Pfizer Inc.
(NYSE:PFE), Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE: DUK), The Goodyear Tire &
Rubber Company (NYSE:GT), Advanced Medical Optics, Inc. (NYSE:EYE),
Allied Capital Corporation (NYSE:ALD), Alcatel-Lucent (ADR) (NYSE:ALU),
Headwaters Incorporated (NYSE:HW), Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL),
Citizens Communications (NYSE:CZN). 
To view all 255 NYSE-listed companies, visit
http://www.nasdaqtrader.com/trader/tradingservices/marketshare/ccg_jan_
2007.xls 
Total market share in NASDAQ-listed securities was 73.0% in January
compared to 74.6% in December. Included in the total market share
figure for January is 28.2% in NASDAQ securities executed by
broker-dealers and reported to the NASD/NASDAQ Trade Reporting Facility
(TRF), a facility of NASD that is operated by NASDAQ, compared to 28.0%
in December. 
Matched market share in NASDAQ-listed securities in January was 44.8%
compared to 46.6% in December. NASDAQ's touched market share in
NASDAQ-listed securities in January was 48.9% compared to 50.7% the
previous month. 
"Total market share" in NASDAQ-listed securities is based on all share
volume reported to the consolidated tape using NASDAQ-operated systems.
This includes total share volume of NASDAQ-listed securities that are
executed on The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC, NASDAQ's recently launched
national securities exchange, plus trades reported through the
NASD/NASDAQ Trade Reporting Facility (TRF), a facility of NASD that is
operated by NASDAQ, as a percentage of total consolidated NASDAQ market
volume. Shares routed to other market centers for execution are not
included in "total market share." This data is single counted. 
"Total market share" in NYSE-listed securities is based on total share
volume of NYSE-listed securities that are executed on the NASDAQ Market
Center and the INET book, plus trade reported volume as a percentage of
total consolidated NYSE market volume. 
"Total market share" in all U.S. Equity securities is based on total
share volume of Nasdaq, NYSE, Amex, and regional exchange-listed
securities that are executed on the NASDAQ Market Center and the INET
book, plus trade reported volume as a percentage of total consolidated
Nasdaq, NYSE, Amex, and regional exchange-listed market volume. 
Matched market share represents total share volume of NASDAQ or
NYSE-listed securities that are executed on the NASDAQ Market Center
and the INET book as a percentage of total consolidated NASDAQ or NYSE
market volume. 
Touched market share represents total share volume of NASDAQ or
NYSE-listed securities that are executed on the NASDAQ Market Center
and the INET book, plus volume of shares routed to other market centers
for execution as a percentage of consolidated NASDAQ or NYSE market
volume. 
For more information about these and other NASDAQ market performance
statistics, visit www.nasdaqtrader.com/marketshare. 
NASDAQ is the largest U.S. electronic stock market. With approximately
3,200 companies, it lists more companies and, on average, its systems
trade more shares per day than any other U.S. market. NASDAQ is home to
companies that are leaders across all areas of business including
technology, retail, communications, financial services, transportation,
media and biotechnology. NASDAQ is the primary market for trading
NASDAQ-listed stocks. For more information about NASDAQ, visit the
NASDAQ Web site at http://www.nasdaq.com or the NASDAQ Newsroom at
http://www.nasdaq.com/newsroom/. 
NDAQG 


CONTACT:  The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc.
          Media Contacts:
          Wayne Lee
            (301) 978-4875
          Silvia Davi
            (646) 441-5014

  
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