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 What does the word"Dow"mean as used in Dow Jones?

Answer The Dow in Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is the last name of the index's creator. Charles H. Dow devised the index in 1896 to measure the performance of a group of stocks indicative of the pe... Read More »
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What does dow jones own?

Dow Jones publishes financial and business news in newspapers, magazines and websites. Some of its well-known brands include the Wall Street Journal, Barron's, Dow Jones Factiva and Dow Jones Newsw... Read More »
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What does dow jones stand for?

The name Dow Jones came from the last names of two of its founders: Charles Dow and Edward Jones. The company, formed in 1882, was originally called Dow, Jones & Company. They dropped the comma aft... Read More »
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What does dow in dow jones mean?

The "Dow" in Dow Jones is the last name of one of the founders of the company, Charles Dow. Charles Dow, Edward Jones and Charles Bergstresser founded Dow, Jones & Company in 1882.Source:Dow Jones;... Read More »
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What does the Dow Jones represent?

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is the oldest continuing U.S. market index. The Dow reflects the performance of the overall stock market. It is comprised of 30 stocks of the biggest U.S. co... Read More »
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