The milestone-busting Dow has done it again. The Dow Jones industrial average topped and closed above 25,000 for the first time Thursday, kicking off 2018 where it left off last year, with sizable stock market gains. Rising stock prices have …
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The day after Bush's announcement, the Dow shed 733 points, dropping nearly 8 percent, and earning the day the No. 9 spot in the top-10 largest percentage drops in stock market history and giving it the No. 2 worst point losses in 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 …
Dow Jones & Company said yesterday that it would change the stocks in its widely followed industrial average, dropping Owens-Illinois Inc. and Inco Ltd. in favor of the Coca-Cola Company and the Boeing Company. The change takes effect …
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 …
As panic-inducing as this plummet may seem, today's slip isn't even half as big as the worst daily point drops in Dow history. Here are the 10 largest one-day plunges ever in the Dow's closing value. Note: These are not the largest …
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 ...
NEW YORK — 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 …
Because the Dow Jones is price-weighted, Apple’s current $565 share price would simply overwhelm the index. If …