Dow Jones Surpassed 11,000 Points

The Dow Jones Industrial average surpassed 11,000 points on May 3, 1999 to reach 11,014.69 merely 24 days after passing the 10,000 point mark.

Date:
      May 3, 1999
Name(s):
      Dow Jones
Occupation:
      Stock Market
Location:
      New York, NY, USA


Additional Information:

  • Milestones Of The Dow Industrials – CNBC.com
    Apr 25, 2007 – In one year — 2007 — the Dow Jones Industrial Average’s broke through three … bear market in half a century will begin, with the Dow losing 40% of its value at one point. … May 1999 – The 11,000 is reached for the first time.
  • Closing milestones of the Dow Jones Industrial Average – Wikipedia
    This article is a summary of the closing milestones of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, …. 6 List of 1000-point milestones by number of trading days; 7 See also … The Dow continues upward to surpass its prior all-time record on March 5, 2013 ….. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was first published on February 16, 1885.
  • Dow Jones Closing History: Top Highs, Lows Since 1929 – The Balance
    The Dow Jones Industrial Average’s highest closing record is 26,828.39 set on October … These were the first records set since the Dow reached 26,616.71 on … On February 8, it entered a market correction when it fell 1,032.89 points to 23,860.46. …. It closed at 14,253.77, taking five years to surpass its previous record of …
  • All of the important Dow milestones in one chart – MarketWatch
    Jan 5, 2018 – That’s the fastest 1000-point advance in the index’s history — by one trading session. … Just 23 sessions after hitting 24,000, the Dow Jones Industrial … The rise to 25,000 comes as Republicans in Congress have passed their major … level (the first 24-session rally was from 10,000 to 11,000 in early 1999).
  • Dow Jones Finishes Above 1,000 – NY Times – The New York Times
    City Relief Rolls Were Up Only 392 This September: Rise Compares With 8,845 … The Dow Jones industrial average closed above the 1,000 mark yesterday for the … It finished at 1,003.16 for a gain of 6.09 points in what many Wall Streeters … Last Friday, the Dow surpassed 1,000 during the course of a day’s trading, but it …

Count Gaston de Chasseloup-Laubat set the Land Speed Record

On December 18th 1898, French driving enthusiast Count Gaston de Chasseloup-Laubat set the Land Speed Record (world record) of 39.24 miles (62.78 kilo-meters) per hour on the 2-kilometre course at Acheres, France. Get this, it was with an electric vehicle.

A drawing of the Jeantaud that Count Gaston de Chasseloup-Laubat drove

Date:
      December 18th 1898
Name(s):
      Count Gaston de Chasseloup-Laubat
Occupation:
      French driving enthusiast
Location:
      Acheres, France
Record:
      39.24 miles
      (62.78 kilo-meters)


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