US stocks up - 16-08-18
NEW YORK, AUGUST 17, ARMENPRESS. USA main indexes values for 16 August:
“Armenpress” reports the value of Dow Jones up by 1.58% to 25558.73 points, S&P 500 up by 0.79% to 2840.69 points, Nasdaq up by 0.42% to 7806.52 points.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is one of several indices created by Wall Street Journal editor and Dow Jones & Company co-founder Charles Dow. It measures the daily stock price movements of 30 large, publicly-owned U.S. companies.
S&P 500 measures the performance of 500 widely held common stocks of large-cap U.S. companies.
NASDAQ measures a number of indices reflecting the reaction of USA’s high tech markets and business environments on the country’s political and economic developments which have an impact on high tech markets.