The Dow Jones Industrial Average closes above 14,000 points for the first time in history, partly as a result of a good earnings report from IBM.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average stock index closed above 14,000 points for the first time ever as bullish investors cheered a flurry of generally up-beat corporate earnings reports.
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- The Dow Jones Industrial Average rises above 21,000 points, reaching an all-time high.
- The Dow Jones Industrial Average breaks 20,000 for the first time ever.
- IBM allows the public to access a five-qubit quantum computer its researchers have developed in Yorktown Heights, New York.
- Stock markets around the world fall as a result of fears about China's economy with the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling by 1000 points at the opening of trading on Wall Street. The Dow Jones Index closes down 588.40 points, or 3.6 percent.
- The Dow Jones Industrial Average drops and closes down 530.94 points, or 3.12 percent, with the NASDAQ and S&P 500 also down more than 3%.