The Nasdaq composite index suffered its second-biggest point loss ever on Friday. In terms of points lost, here are the 10 worst days for the Nasdaq index, including the percentage change in value:

Oct. 27, 1997 _ 115.83 to 1,535.09, 7.0 percent

Jan 9, 1998 _ 52.32 to 1,503.22, 3.4 percent

Oct. 19, 1987 _ 46.12 to 360.21, 11.4 percent

July 15, 1996 _ 43.30 to 1,060.19, 3.9 percent

Nov. 12, 1997 _ 43.14 to 1,541.72, 2.7 percent

Dec. 11, 1997 _ 38.07 to 1,558.54, 2.4 percent

Oct. 23, 1997 _ 36.83 to 1,671.25, 2.2 percent

Jul 19, 1995 _ 35.70 to 952.83, 3.6 percent

July 11, 1996 _ 34.83 to 1,106.36, 3.1 percent

Nov. 24, 1997 _ 33.76 to 1,586.99, 2.1 percent