(New York, NY) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above the 15-thousand mark for the first time. Stocks were pushed higher by gains in the materials and energy sectors. The Dow gained 87 points today to close at 15-056. The S&P 500 hit a new all-time closing high of 16-26, a gain of eight points. The Nasdaq gained four points to 33-97.
Posted May 7th, 2013 @ 3:08pm