NASDAQ Boosted By AMZN, GOOG, MSFT, NFLX

NASDAQ 100 Daily Chart

The NASDAQ 100 index has risen to reach the key resistance level of the 200 period simple moving average on the daily chart.

The tech heavy index was lifted on by large components on February 12 including Amazon (AMZN) rising 2.95%, Microsoft (MSFT) up 1.56%.

Netflix (NFLX) rallied after William Blair analyst Ralph Schackart raised his forecast for international subscribers for 2019 by 3 million to 117 million.

In early trading on Wednesday U.S. stock futures point to fresh highs on the back of China trade-deal optimism.