new highs

Highs

Stocks, especially on a single index, that arrive at their new highest prices for the trailing 52-week period. They are also called new highs.

new highs

See highs.
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Meanwhile, the euro continues to post new highs against the dollar.
That seemed to be the message from investors Friday as they snapped up stocks, sending two market gauges to new highs and leaving the Dow Jones industrial average just 40 points short of a record.
As has been the trend for several weeks, new highs are pummeling new lows on both major stock exchanges.
They recovered after that, but not to new highs, and are falling again.
But the Dow Jones industrial average shrugged off Greenspan's pointed question and marched to new highs for the new year.
But that doesn't mean that all is lost - as gold and silver continue to soar to new highs.
Stock indexes sprinted to a second week of new highs as traders, deciding that households will spend freely for the holidays and into the first quarter of 1997, pushed consumer shares higher Monday.
As you'd expect with new highs, energy-related names are doing great as the AMEX Oil Service HOLDRS Trust (OIH) is up 2.
Tons of steel stocks are also making new highs - some names to check out are US Steel (X), Nucor (NYSE:NUE), and Allegheny Technologies (ATI).
The NYSE saw 33 new highs while the NASDAQ saw 34 issues achieving new highs.
Com believes new highs will be set the next calender year, says MaverickTrader.
Also noteworthy to Ziskin is that, despite a run of new highs in July for the Dow, there were more individual issues declining than advancing.