This should be fairly straightforward. How do I calculate the dividend yield myself for the Dow 30 / Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA)? I'm thinking I just add the last dividend for all the ...
The DJIA is a price-weighted index tracking of 30 companies chosen by the Dow Jones Company. It takes the current share price of these 30 stocks and divides by a specific number called the divisor. ...
I'm trying to understand more about financial terminology used in news reports, but I'm having a hard time understanding what is meant when someone says the following: "NASDAQ was down X points today ...