The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 71.52 points to end at 13,126.21 Wednesday while the Nasdaq and S&P 500 lopped off 15.39 points and 6.98 points, respectively.

On the economic front, durable goods orders increase 2.2% in February, less than the 3% jump most economists were anticipating.

Here are some more details from Wednesday’s trading session:

Dow Jones Industrial Average:

  • Down two consecutive trading days and five of the last seven sessions.
  • Down 115.42 points, or 0.87%, over the two-day period.
  • Largest two-day points and percentage decline since March 22, 2012.
  • An intraday high of 13212.64 occurred at 09:37:58 today, representing an increase of 14.91 points, or 0.11%.
  • An intraday low of 13069.26 occurred at 14:11:53 today, representing a decrease of 128.47 points, or 0.97%.
  • Ten of the 30 component stocks rose, 20 fell.
  • Today's top five contributors to The Dow's movement and their point contribution: AXP (6.36), KO (5.98), JPM (2.88), TRV (2.19), JNJ (1.67).
  • Today's bottom five laggards: CAT (-28.76), UTX (-12.03), CVX (-8.70), XOM (-5.75), MMM (-5.22).
  • Down 7.33% from its record close of 14164.53 on October 09, 2007.
  • Up 100.49% from its 12-year closing low of 6547.05 on March 9, 2009.
  • Up 6.28% from 52 weeks ago.
  • Up 6.20% from its 2012 closing low of 12359.92 on January 06, 2012.
  • Down 0.95% from its 52-week high of 13252.76 on March 15, 2012.
  • Up 23.19% from its 52-week low of 10655.30 on October 03, 2011.
  • Month-to-date: up 1.34%.
  • Year-to-date: up 7.44%.
  • DJIA crossed zero 18 times during today's trading session.

Dow Jones U.S. Total Stock Market Index:

  • Dow Jones U.S. Total Stock Market Index, 14605.65* down 76.93 points, or 0.52%, or approximately $90.2 billion in market capitalization.
  • Down two consecutive trading days and five of the last seven sessions.
  • Down 126.00 points, or 0.86%, over the two-day period.
  • Largest two-day points and percentage decline since March 22, 2012.
  • Down 7.24% (approximately $2.2 trillion in market cap), from its record close of 15745.39 on October 09, 2007.
  • Up 114.79% (approximately $9.0 trillion in market cap), from the 12-½ year closing low of 6800.08 on March 9, 2009.
  • Up 4.93% from 52 weeks ago.
  • Up 10.59% from its 2012 closing low of 13206.64 on January 04, 2012.
  • Down 0.86% from its 52-week high of 14731.65 on March 26, 2012.
  • Up 29.26% from its 52-week low of 11299.07 on October 03, 2011.
  • Month-to-date: up 2.77%, or approximately $412 billion in market cap.
  • Year-to-date: up 12.18% or approximately $1.8 trillion in market cap.

Data courtesy of Dow Jones Indexes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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