Dow Jones Industrial Average

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA), Dow Jones, or semply the Dow (/ˈd/), is a stock mercat index that meisurs the stock performance o 30 lairge companies leetit on stock exchynges in the Unitit States.

Dow Jones Industrial Average
DJIA historical graph to jul11 (log).svg
Historical logarithmic graph o the DJIA frae 1896 tae 2010.
FoondationFebruar 16, 1885; 135 years ago (1885-02-16) (as DJA)[1]
26 Mey 1896 (1896-05-26) (as DJIA)[2]
OperatorS&P Dow Jones Indices
Exchynges
Constituents30
TeepLairge cap
Mercat caip$8.33 trillion (Dec. 2019)[3]
Wechtin methodPrice-wechtit index
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ReferencesEedit

  1. "Dow Record Book Adds Another First". Philly.com. February 24, 1995. Archived frae the oreeginal on October 4, 2013.
  2. Judge, Ben (May 26, 2015). "26 May 1896: Charles Dow launches the Dow Jones Industrial Average". MoneyWeek.
  3. "Dow Jones (DJIA) Historical Total Market Cap".