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Economy

Economic Data (USA)

Thursday, October 05, 2006

All 3 Majors Gained Today with A Fresh Record High for The Dow

All 3 major indexes gained ground today, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) closing at 11,866.69: a new, all-time record-high close. 1,739,384,160 shares were traded @ The New York Stock Exchange®.


Shares of DJIA component Caterpillar (CAT) gained $2.70 (+4.12%) to close @ $68.24.

Shares of DJIA component 3M (MMM) gained $1.05 (+1.40%) to close @ $75.92 on news that the company's DuraPrepTM solution has received new approval by the FDA.

Shares of DJIA component Wal-Mart (WMT) lost $1.14 (-2.30%) to close @ $48.41.


Shares of NYSE Group (NYX) gained $2.40 (+3.23%) to close @ $76.80. NYSE Group owns the New York Stock Exchange®.


Shares of United States Steel Corporation (X) added $4.68 (+8.36%) to close @ $60.63.


Shares of Cummins Inc. (CMI) added $8.26 (+6.80%) to close @ $129.79 on news of a new, 6.7-liter Turbo Diesel engine for the Dodge Ram Heavy Duty pickup truck.


Shares of Investment Technology Group Inc. (ITG) added $3.57 (+7.95%) to close @ $48.50.


Shares of Corrections Corporation of America (CXW) added $3.51 (+8.06%) to close @ $47.08.


Shares of Commscope Inc. (CTV) added $2.65 (+8.67%) to close @ $33.22.


Shares of Helen of Troy Ltd. (HELE) added $3.46 (+19.21%) to close @ $21.47.


Shares of Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (ACOR) added $3.07 (+29.24%) to close @ $13.57.


Shares of Dynavax Technologies Corporation (DVAX) added $2.74 (+55.24%) to close @ $7.70.


Shares of Molson Coors Brewing Company (TAP) lost $4.51 (-6.53%) to close @ $64.59.


Shares of Dillard's Inc. (DDS) lost $2.48 (-7.37%) to close @ $31.15.


Shares of Intermec, Inc. (IN) lost $3.81 (-14.48%) to close @ $22.50.


Shares of Hot Topic Inc. (HOTT) lost $1.44 (-12.23%) to close @ $10.33.


Shares of Ikanos Communications (IKAN) lost $3.18 (-29.07%) to close @ $7.76.


Summary of The U.S. Markets:

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DJIA: Closed @ 11,866.69 (+16.08)

NASDAQ: Closed @ 2,306.34 (+15.39)

S&P 500: Closed @ 1,353.22 (+3.00)

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NYMEX Crude Oil Future is currently @ $59.83/barrel

NY Spot Gold closed @ $571.20/ounce (+$9.70)

In New York, The U.S. Dollar buys 0.7884 Euros

In New York, The Euro buys 1.2684 U.S. Dollars

The U.S. Prime Rate (WSJ Prime Rate) is 8.25%

10-Year Treasury Note Yield is currently @ 4.608%


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