Dow Ends Day at Record High

Its first since the summer
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Nov 4, 2019 3:16 PM CST
Dow Ends Day at Record High
Specialist James Denaro, right, calls out prices to traders at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Nov. 4, 2019.   (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at its first record high since the summer as the stock market's rally carried into a fifth week, the AP reports. Energy and technology companies did the most to pull the market higher Monday. Chevron rose 4.6% and chipmaker Nvidia rose 3.9%. Under Armour slumped 18.9% after the company confirmed that its accounting practices are being investigated by federal regulators. McDonald's sank 2.7% after its CEO was ousted after violating company policy by having a relationship with an employee. The S&P 500 rose 11 points, or 0.4%, to 3,078. The Dow climbed 114 points, or 0.4%, to 27,462. The Nasdaq rose 46 points, or 0.6%, to 8,433. (More stock market stories.)

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