Free Online Games | Leading Real Estate | Marketing Directory
Article Search:
Bismarck Tribune
Bismarck Weather
News
Classifieds Jobs Real Estate Dakota Wheels Obits Archives
Web Search:
Apr 15, 5:28 PM EDT

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared Tuesday

Business Video

Buy AP Photo Reprints
Interactives
Greece's Debt Threatens to Spread
State budget
gaps map
Auto industry problems trickle down, punish Tennessee county
Women give old Derby hats a makeover in tough economy
S.C. town deals with highest unemployment in South
How mortgages were bundled and sold as securities
Tracking the $700 billion financial bailout
Tracking the year's job losses
State-by-state foreclosures since 2007
Credit crisis explained
Presidents and their economic legacies
Lexicon of the financial crisis
Americans' addiction to debt
Interactive
Are Stocks Bouncing Back?

Stocks notched modest gains Tuesday after a day of up-and-down trading as investors weighed encouraging earnings from Coca-Cola and Johnson & Johnson against a survey of U.S. homebuilders that showed the industry's confidence in the housing market remains low.

Major U.S. indexes moved between gains and losses all day before ending slightly higher. And all the sectors in the Standard & Poor's 500 index increased, led by utilities.

On Tuesday:

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 89.32 points, or 0.6 percent, to 16,262.56. The Standard & Poor's 500 index gained 12.37 points, or 0.7 percent, to 1,842.98.

The Nasdaq composite added 11.47 points, or 0.3 percent, to 4,034.16.

For the week:

The Dow is up 235.81 points, or 1.5 percent.

The S&P 500 has risen 27.29 points, or 1.5 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 34.43 points, or 0.9 percent.

For the year:

The Dow Jones industrial average is down 314.10 points, or 1.9 percent.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index is down 5.38 points, or 0.3 percent.

The Nasdaq composite is down 142.43 points, or 3.4 percent.

© 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

TRIBUNE HOME | NEWS | OBITS | CLASSIFIEDS | JOBS | CARS | HOMES
Copyright © 2006 Bismarck Tribune, a division of Lee Enterprises.