DJIA 1000-Point Milestones

June 1998
Journal of Financial Planning;Jun98, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p15
Academic Journal
This article focuses on 1,000-point achievements of the Dow Jones industrial average, as of June 1998. It took the Dow a mere 188 trading days to go from 8,000 to 9,000, the fastest 1,000-point gain in 89 trading days, when the Dow went from 6,000 to 7,000. Dates that the Dow reached its 1,000-point closing milestones include 1,000 points on November 14, 1972, 2,000 points on January 8, 1987, 3,000 points on April 17, 1991, 4,000 points on February 23, 1995.


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