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Economic Data (USA)

Friday, January 12, 2007

All 3 Majors Gained On Both The Day and The Week

All 3 major indexes advanced today, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) closing at 12,556.08, a brand new record high. The three majors also gained for the week, as warm weather in the NE United States caused crude oil prices to decline. 1,531,019,400 shares were traded @ The New York Stock Exchange® today.

For the week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) added 158.07 points (+1.275%), the NASDAQ Composite Index added 68.57 points (+2.817%), and the S + P 500 Index gained 21.02 points (+1.491%).

Summary of The U.S. Markets:


DJIA: Closed @ 12,556.08 (+41.10)

NASDAQ: Closed @ 2,502.82 (+17.97)

S + P 500: Closed @ 1,430.73 (+6.91)


WTI Crude Oil Future closed @ $53.30/barrel

NY Spot Gold closed @ $625.40/ounce

In New York, The U.S. Dollar buys 0.7729 Euros

In New York, The Euro buys 1.2938 U.S. Dollars

The Fed Funds Target Rate is 5.25%

10-Year Treasury Note Yield is currently @ 4.771%

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