The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged 1.3%, or 143.08 points to 11,153.98 on Thursday, with most of the gain coming in the last 30 minutes of a volatile trading session. The gain occurred a day after the DJIA fell 180 points.

Dow Jones Industrial Average

  • Up 143.08 points, or 1.30%, to 11153.98
  • Up four of the last five trading days.
  • An intraday high of 11271.14 occurred at 09:51:07 today, representing an increase of 260.24 points, or 2.36%.
  • An intraday low of 10965.45 occurred at 15:05:11 today, representing a decrease of 45.45 points, or 0.41%.
  • The DJIA surged 129.15 points, or 1.17%, in the final 30 minutes of trading.
  • Twenty-eight of the 30 component stocks rose, two fell.
  • Today's top contributors to The Dow's movement and their point contribution: CVX (20.06), XOM (13.70), IBM (12.26), TRV (11.50), KO (7.49).
  • Today's worst performing stocks in the index: MSFT (-0.83), INTC (-0.79), CSCO (0.08), AA (0.68), DIS (1.29).
  • Down 3010.55 points, or 21.25% from its record close of 14164.53 on October 9, 2007.
  • Up 3.39% from 52 weeks ago.
  • Up 70.37% from its 12-year closing low of 6547.05 on March 9, 2009.
  • Down 12.93% from its 2011 closing high of 12810.54 on April 29.
  • Up 4.05% from its 2011 closing low of 10719.94 on August 10.
  • Month-to-date: down 3.96%.
  • Year-to-date: down 3.66%.
  • Traded in positive territory for 90 percent of the day.
  • DJIA crossed zero 26 times during today's trading session.

Dow Jones U.S. Total Stock Market Index (FORMERLY KNOWN AS DOW JONES WILSHIRE 5000)

  • Dow Jones U.S. Total Stock Market Index, 11980.93 (prelim)*, up 96.96 points, or 0.82%, or approximately $110 billion in market capitalization.
  • Up four of the last five trading sessions.
  • Down 3764.46 points, or 23.91% (approximately $5.1 trillion in market cap), from its record close of 15745.39 on October 9, 2007.
  • Up 76.19% (approximately $6.1 trillion in market cap), from the 12-½ year closing low of 6800.08 on March 9, 2009.
  • Up 1.41% over the past 52 weeks.
  • Down 16.27% from its 2011 closing high of 14308.37 on April 29.
  • Up 3.46% from its 2011 closing low of 11580.34 on August 8.
  • Month-to-date: down 5.50%.
  • Year-to-date: down 8.76%, or approximately $1.4 billion in market cap.

*The index values for the Dow Jones U.S. Total Stock Market Index are in price return and float-adjusted. Full market capitalization will continue to be used in this factoid.

Data courtesy of Dow Jones Indexes

 

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