Nasdaq 100 (NDX)
Nasdaq 100 Companies
Nasdaq 100 Index is a basket of the 100 largest, most actively traded U.S companies listed on the Nasdaq stock exchange. The index includes companies from various industries except for the financial industry, like commercial and investment banks. These non-financial sectors include retail, biotechnology, industrial, technology, health care, and others. The NASDAQ-100 was launched on January 31, 1985 by the Nasdaq.