The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 131.24 points Wednesday, with advancers beating decliners. The Dow Jones U.S. Total Stock Market Index added 210.12 points.

Dow Jones Industrial Average

  • Up 131.24 points, or 1.21%, to 10939.95
  • Up two consecutive trading days.
  • Up 284.65 points, or 2.67%, over the two-day period.
  • An intraday high of 10950.89 occurred at 15:39:24 today, representing an increase of 142.18 points, or 1.32%.
  • An intraday low of 10738.10 occurred at 09:37:38 today, representing a decrease of 70.61 points, or 0.65%.
  • Twenty-six of the 30 component stocks rose, four fell.
  • Today's top five contributors to The Dow's movement and their points contribution: CVX (24.07), IBM (15.97), CAT (13.02), DIS (12.49), TRV (11.28).
  • Today's bottom five worst performing stocks in the index: MCD (-4.92), WMT (-1.74), VZ (-0.98), PG (-0.23), BAC (0.08).
  • Down 3224.58 points, or 22.77% from its record close of 14164.53 on October 9, 2007.
  • Down 0.25% from 52 weeks ago.
  • Up 67.10% from its 12-year closing low of 6547.05 on March 9, 2009.
  • Down 14.60% from its 2011 closing high of 12810.54 on April 29.
  • Year-to-date: down 5.51%.
  • DJIA crossed zero 45 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, 11813.31 (prelim)*, up 210.28 points, or 1.81%, or approximately $246 billion in market capitalization.
  • Up two consecutive trading days.
  • Up 514.24 points, or 4.55%, over the two-day period.
  • Largest two-day points and percent gain since the two-day period ended on August 29, 2011.
  • Down 3932.08 points, or 24.97% (approximately $5.3 trillion in market cap), from its record close of 15745.39 on October 9, 2007.
  • Up 73.72% (approximately $5.9 trillion in market cap), from the 12-½ year closing low of 6800.08 on March 9, 2009.
  • Down 1.50% over the past 52 weeks.
  • Down 17.44% from its 2011 closing high of 14308.37 on April 29.
  • Year-to-date: down 10.04%, or approximately $1.6 trillion 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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