Dow (DJIA) Closes Above 13,000 For the First Time

The Dow Jones industrial average (DJIA) closed above 13,000 for the first time on 25 April 2007.

The DJIA hit an intra-day high of 13,107.45 before closing at 13,089.89.

It took the DJIA 129 trading days to climb from 12,000 to 13,000.

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         DJIA Milestones
   ==========================
   13,000    25 April 2007
   12,000    19 October 2006
   11,000    03 May 1999
   10,000    29 March 1999
    9,000    06 April 1998
    8,000    16 July 1997  
    7,000    13 February 1997
    6,000    14 October 1996
    5,000    21 November 1995
    4,000    23 February 1995
    3,000    17 April 1991
    2,000    08 January 1987
    1,000    14 November 1972

BAB::Dow (DJIA) Closes Above 12,800 For the First Time was created exactly one week ago on 18 April 2007.

Exercises
  1. In the span of five trading days, the DJIA went from closing at 12,803.84 to closing at 13,089.89. In the span of five trading days, the DJIA increased _______ points.

  2. In the span of five trading days, the DJIA went from closing at 12,803.84 to closing at 13,089.89. In the span of five trading days, the DJIA increased _______%.

  3. At 13,000, the DJIA is _______% below 14,000.


Creator: Gerald D. Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 25 April 2007

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