The Dow Jones Industrial Average is a stock market index that, as of March 2015, lists 30 major American companies. Dow Jones & Company is a financial information firm that publishes the Dow Jones Industrial Average and ... More »

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As of 2015, financial websites and news organizations such as CNN Money and CNBC provide updated lists of the 30 stocks that comprise the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The Dow 30 is the most recognized index in the world... More »

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is an index comprising the average value of the stocks of 30 large corporations during a trading session. The Dow gives investors an idea of how well the entire stock market is doing and ... More »

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is a stock market index created by former Wall Street Journal editor and Dow Jones & Company founder Charles Dow. It is a price-weighted average of 30 publicly owned companies in the Unit... More »

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is a method of gauging the financial health of the stock market by measuring the prices of 30 chosen companies, as of 2014. It was originally created by Charles Dow in 1896 as an average ... More »

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is a regularly published indicator of the performance of specific stocks, rather than a stock market. It has been historically used as an indicator of the performance of the industrial se... More »

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average is an index comprising the average value of the stocks of 30 large corporations during a trading session. The Dow gives investors an idea of how well the entire stock market is doing and ... More »

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