.comment-link {margin-left:.6em;}

Economy

Economic Data (USA)

Tuesday, October 24, 2006

The DJIA and S&P 500 Gained Today; The NASDAQ Declined

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and the S + P 500 both advanced today, but the NASDAQ Composite retreated as the Fed began their seventh monetary policy meeting of the year. Crude oil prices edged upward. The DJIA closed with a brand new record high: 12,127.88. 1,695,294,590 shares were traded @ The New York Stock Exchange®.


Shares of DJIA component General Motors (GM) added $1.00 (+2.84%) to close @ $36.19.


Miscellaneous Gainers:

Shares of Imation Corporation (IMN) added $3.95 (+9.18%) to close @ $47.00.


Shares of Brinker International Inc. (EAT) added $6.95 (+17.57%) to close @ $46.50.


Shares of Corn Products International Inc. (CPO) added $3.35 (+9.99%) to close @ $36.90.


Shares of Centene Corporation (CNC) added $4.85 (+26.58%) to close @ $23.10.


Shares of Travelzoo Inc. (TZOO) added $6.22 (+19.20%) to close @ $38.62.


Shares of VistaPrint Ltd. (VPRT) added $3.42 (+12.24%) to close @ $31.37.


Shares of Netflix (NFLX) added $4.29 (+18.59%) to close @ $27.37.


Miscellaneous Decliners:

Shares of Mesa Royalty Trust (MTR) lost $4.83 (-8.32%) to close @ $53.25.


Shares of First Indiana Corporation (FINB) lost $3.55 (-12.54%) to close @ $24.77.


Shares of MTC Technologies Inc. (MTCT) lost $3.03 (-11.65%) to close @ $22.97.


Shares of NeuroMetrix Inc. (NURO) lost $5.75 (-28.97%) to close @ $14.10.


Shares of US Xpress Enterprises Inc. (XPRSA) lost $2.98 (-13.13%) to close @ $19.72.


Shares of Systemax Inc. (SYX) lost $1.87 (-15.56%) to close @ $10.15.


Summary of The U.S. Markets:

----------------------------------------------------------

DJIA: Closed @ 12,127.88 (+10.97)

NASDAQ: Closed @ 2,344.84 (-10.72)

S + P 500: Closed @ 1,377.38 (+0.36)

----------------------------------------------------------

NYMEX Crude Oil Future is currently @ $59.57/barrel

NY Spot Gold is currently @ $583.30/ounce (-$13.60)

In New York, The U.S. Dollar buys 0.7956 Euros

In New York, The Euro buys 1.2568 U.S. Dollars

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

10-Year Treasury Note Yield is currently @ 4.824%


>  SITEMAP  <

www.FedPrimeRate.com
Entire Website © 2019 FedPrimeRate.comSM


This website is neither affiliated nor associated with The United States Federal Reserve in any way.
Information in this website is provided for educational purposes only. The owners of this website
make no warranties with respect to any and all content contained within this website. Consult a
financial professional before making important decisions related to any investment or loan
product, including, but not limited to, business loans, personal loans, education loans, first
or second mortgages, credit cards, car loans or any type of insurance.