Dow closes at highest of the year, nearing record
NEW YORK- The Dow has closed at its highest level so far this year, coming within 146 points of its record high of 14,164 in October of 2007.
It rose 47 points to 14,018 on Tuesday.
The latest gain was powered by impressive results from two big consumer brands, Avon and luxury clothing maker Michael Kors.
Two stocks rose for every one that fell on the New York Stock Exchange.
Trading was lighter than the recent average at 3.3 billion shares.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
State Attorney General to hold board meeting for support of the families...
JPSO deputy shot and killed a man after pulling a gun on...
Donations sought to upgrade police ballistic vests
BRAF's First Responders Fund has netted $200k+ in donations
Eight-year-old boy makes $20K donation to first responders fund