Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Apple takes Dow over 22,000 points; other stocks are mixed
KEEPING SCORE: The Dow, which tracks 30 big-name U.S. companies, climbed 29 points, or 0.1 percent, to 21,992 as of 10:42 a.m. Eastern time. It traded above 22,000 points earlier.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index, a much broader market measure used by most professional investors, fell 6 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,469. The Nasdaq composite lost 27 points, or 0.4 percent, to 6,336. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks shed 15 points, or 1.1 percent, to 1,412.
Two stocks fell for every one that rose on the New York Stock Exchange.. . . more