On Friday, the Dow Jones industrial average ended with a new record above 16,000, while the the broader SP 500
recorded its first close above 1,800 after encouraging news on the job market.
The first ETFs were introduced in the US in the early 1990s and these held a basket of securities that replicated the component securities of broad-based stock market indexes, such as the SP 500
The Dow Jones industrial average jumped 207 points, or 1.6 percent, while the Nasdaq rose 1.3 percent and the SP 500
gained 1.6 percent.
The volume of Syrian exports has doubled between 2004 and 2006 from SP 250 billion to more than SP 500
billion while it exceeded SP 600 billion in 2007.
The graph shows the evolution of stocks markets in the United States (SP 500
) and Emerging Asia (MSCI Asia ex Japan) since July 2011, at the beginning of the market downturn, enhanced by the US sovereign debt downgrade last summer.
There are also 1500 limited liability companies, with an estimated capital of SP 500
billion.Data show that economic growth is continuing with an average of over 6% in 2008, and that the GDP increased from SP 1,151 billion in 2005 to 1,211 in 2006, reaching 1,288 in 2007.The approbations of the state general budget for 2010 amount to SP 754 billion compared to 685 billion in 2009, marking an increase of 10.07%.
The Dow Jones closed down 47 points on Thursday but the 7.7 percent gained this month is the highest for any September since 1939, it was reported here today.Dow Jones industrial average (INDU) slipped 47.23 points or 0.4 percent while the SP 500
(SPX) fell 3.53 points, or 0.3 percent and the Nasdaq (COMP) dropped 7.9 points, or 0.3 percent, according to early tallies.As for the month of September, stocks ended this month with strong gains as the Dow increased over 7 percent, the SP went up 8.8 percent, and the Nasdaq rose more than 12 percent, which is reported to be its best since 1998.
the past four months on Monday, where the SP 500
index reached 1,143.41, the