General Electric Co.’s (NYSE: GE) share price rose by nearly 2.7% last week, but the company did not relinquish its position as the worst performing equity of the 30 stocks that comprise the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The gain …
Stock market close, July 31, 2014: U.S. markets plummeted Thursday in a broad decline, with the Dow Jones shedding 317 points in a broad sell-off. Meanwhile, the S&P 500 fell below its 50-day moving average, erasing all of July's gains …
Because the Dow Jones is price-weighted, Apple’s current $565 share price would simply overwhelm the index. If …
1,021 In early 1973 MONEY cheered the Dow’s recent crossing of “the mystical 1,000 barrier.” The magazine cautioned readers about “stock market letters” — an early ’70s term for investment newsletters — even as it noted that the large ...
It’s strange to think of Warren Buffett, who is obsessive about stock research, as a passive Dow Jones Industrial Average stock index. But in a way, he has become close to it. Including Buffett’s just disclosed purchase of IBM stock, the …
NEW YORK — The Dow Jones industrial average briefly plunged nearly 1,600 points Monday as two days of steep losses for U.S. stocks brought an end to a period of record-setting calm in the market. The Dow recouped about half that loss …
A broad rally on Wall Street propelled the Dow Jones industrial average to close above 26,000 points for the first time Wednesday. The sharp gains also delivered record highs for the Standard &Poor’s 500 index and the Nasdaq …
Seven trading days. That’s how long it took the Dow to rocket from 25,000 to 26,000. The market’s latest milestone, reached on Tuesday just after the opening bell, easily sets the record for the fastest rise between 1,000-point barriers. …
The Dow Jones Industrial Average's recent rise has lifted many stocks in Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s portfolio. But Berkshire chief executive Warren Buffett is probably less thrilled with the rally in another Dow. Shares of Dow Chemical Co. have …