Tuesday, October 22, 2013 4:56 pm
How the Dow Jones industrial average fared Tuesday
The Associated Press
Investors also were encouraged by strong earnings from major U.S. companies such as Whirlpool, Delta Air Lines and Kimberly-Clark. The Standard & Poor's 500 index closed at a record for a fourth consecutive day.
The Dow rose 75.46 points, or 0.5 percent, to close at 15,467.66.
The S&P 500 index gained 10.01 points, or 0.6 percent, to 1,754.67.
The Nasdaq composite advanced 9.52 points, or 0.2 percent, to 3,929.57.
For the week so far:
The Dow is up 68.01 or 0.4 percent.
The S&P 500 is up 10.17 points, or 0.6 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 15.29 points, or 0.4 percent
For the year so far:
The Dow is up 2,363.52 points, or 18 percent.
The S&P 500 is up 328.48 points, or 23 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 910.06 points, or 30.1 percent.