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Feb. 25, 2021, 8:57 p.m. EST

These Nasdaq 100 stocks fell the most on Feb. 25

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By Philip van Doorn

Rising long-term interest rates sparked by a fear of inflation sent technology stocks tumbling Thursday.

The Nasdaq Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP +0.73% fell 3.5%, while the even more technology-weighted Nasdaq-100 Index /zigman2/quotes/210598364/realtime NDX +0.45% , which is tracked by Invesco QQQ Trust /zigman2/quotes/208575548/composite QQQ +0.42% , dropped 3.6%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +0.75% was down 1.8%, while the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210598364/realtime NDX +0.45% pulled back 2.4%.

The ARK Innovation ETF /zigman2/quotes/204808965/composite ARKK +1.53% , the high-flying tech-oriented exchange traded fund with Tesla Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203558040/composite TSLA +1.17% as its largest holding, skidded 6.4%.

The Nasdaq-100 has now given up its entire gain for 2021 — declining 0.5% — while the other broader indexes listed above have all risen.

Illustrating a perceived rotation to value stocks amid rising interest rates and the indicated fear of inflation , the Russell 1000 Value index /zigman2/quotes/210598148/delayed RLV +0.98% has risen 6.1% in 2021, even after a 1.8% decline on Feb. 25. The Russell 1000 Value’s increase this year is more than twice the gain of the next-best performer among the broad indexes listed above, the Dow, which is up 2.6% this year.

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The yield on 10-year U.S. Treasury notes /zigman2/quotes/211347051/realtime BX:TMUBMUSD10Y +0.57% jumped 15 basis points on Feb. 25 to1.53%. That compares to a 10-year yield of 1.15% only three weeks earlier .

Worst Nasdaq-100 performers on Feb. 25

Here are the 20 stocks among the Nasdaq-100 that fell the most on Feb. 25:

Scroll the table to see all the data, including declines from all-time highs and the dates of those highs.

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US : Nasdaq
+101.10 +0.73%
Volume: 2.45M
April 21, 2021 2:24p
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
+62.33 +0.45%
Volume: 342,197
April 21, 2021 2:24p
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 337.84
+1.43 +0.42%
Volume: 24.98M
April 21, 2021 2:24p
US : Dow Jones Global
+252.19 +0.75%
Volume: 181.64M
April 21, 2021 2:24p
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
+62.33 +0.45%
Volume: 342,197
April 21, 2021 2:24p
US : U.S.: NYSE Arca
$ 120.82
+1.82 +1.53%
Volume: 4.80M
April 21, 2021 2:24p
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
$ 727.37
+8.38 +1.17%
Volume: 21.13M
April 21, 2021 2:24p
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Market Cap
$690.13 billion
Rev. per Employee
US : US Composite
+14.98 +0.98%
Volume: 1.36M
April 21, 2021 2:09p
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BX : Tullett Prebon
+0.0089 +0.57%
Volume: 0.00
April 21, 2021 2:22p

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