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Nike increases dividend

...nearly 80 percent climb.All of the Dow stocks pay a dividend. Even with the new dividend payment, Nike's yield will be one of the lowest in the Dow at 1.2 percent. That's a full percentage point below the average yield of the Dow 30.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-22/nike-increases-dividend
New index offers fresh way to follow large-cap stocks

...accounts for about 26 percent of the investable U.S. market. There is some overlap between the Russell Top 50 and the Dow 30; 22 stocks can be found on both lists. The largest issue missing from the Dow is Bank of America Corp., the nation's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/09/fin_452601.shtml
Finance
Stocks end lower

...the extremely high prices on technology stocks, he added. "If you're an index watcher, and you're watching the Dow 30 stocks, you've got to be bullish," Dwyer said. "But if you're an investment adviser, you have to look at everything...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/23/bus_257068.shtml
Business
Dow breaks back above 9,000

...16 to 90¨. Technology shares also led Monday's advance. Intel rose 3Å to 106á in heavy Nasdaq trading. Among the Dow 30, IBM rose 1 15/16 to 91´ and Hewlett-Packard rose 1Ü to 67 before releasing a quarterly profit report that topped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/17/bus_244976.shtml
Business
Dow gives plummets one day after Greenspan rally

...table," said Belski. Predictably, Thursday's big decliners included some of Wednesday's big gainers. Among the Dow 30, J.P. Morgan fell 6Å to 87, Travelers Group fell 3 5/16 to 39Ö, and General Electric fell 2 5/16 to 81Ü. Likewise...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/25/bus_240047.shtml
Business
Dow Jones falls 207 points

...Asia's sagging financial markets. Notably, shares of 3M plunged 6.7 percent as Monday's biggest decliner among the Dow 30 after the diversified manufacturer warned that its profits are being hurt by the weakness in Asia and the unfavorable exchange...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/16/bus_230984.shtml
Business
Dow Jones has best gain in 2 weeks

...stocks got a push from a $1.02 increase in the price of oil, to $85.44 a barrel.Bank of America Corp. was the only Dow 30 stock to fall. It lost 1.9 percent Tuesday and is down 35 percent this month because investors have become increasingly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2011-08-23/dow-gains-332
Dow passes 11,000 mark as eyes turn to profits

...12.89 after the company raised its forecast for global aluminum consumption.Alcoa is traditionally the first of the Dow 30 to report earnings and is often seen as a bellwether for industrial companies. Other materials companies such as Freeport-McMoRan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-10-08/dow-passes-11000-mark-eyes
Business
Stocks plummet on terror fears, mixed economic news

...analysts issued upgrades on the news. Aluminum producer Alcoa Inc. added 7 cents to $34.27 - the only stock in the Dow 30 to end the day in positive territory. In a hopeful sign, the Commerce Department reported a 0.6 percent rise in sales...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/12/fin_408490.shtml
Finance
Stocks continue to fall

...Financial services stocks, for example, which usually fall when interest rates rise, ended the day mixed. Among the Dow 30, Citigroup fell 5/16 to 56Ö, but American Express rose 3/16 to 107á. And oil stocks rose as crude prices climbed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/26/bus_254595.shtml
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