How the Dow Jones industrial average fared Monday

Last Updated: Mon, Mar 11, 2013 23:45 hrs


The last time the Dow rose for seven consecutive days was March 2012. The latest streak began on March 1. Last Tuesday, the blue-chip index blew past its all-time high, then kept climbing to end the week up 2 percent.

The Dow rose 50.22 points, or 0.3 percent, to close at 14,447.29.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index edged up 5.04 points, also 0.3 percent, to close at 1,556.22.

The Nasdaq composite added 8.51 points, or 0.3 percent, to 3,252.87.

For the year:

The Dow is up 1,343.15, or 10.2 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 130.03, or 9.1 percent.

The Nasdaq composite is up 233.36, or 7.7 percent.

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