Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is a stock market index for the Dow Jones & Co., a leading provider of business news, financial information, and investor relations services. The DJIA was started in 1896 as the Standard and Poor’s Average and changed its name to the Dow Jones Industrial Average in March 1930.
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Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is the most widely used stock market index in the world. DJIA is a price-weighted index of 30 large US stocks. It is calculated by using price, volume, and number of shares of each component company and is represented in points. The index began at close to 100.05 on May 29, 1896, and