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Dow Inc. Replaces DowDuPont

DowDuPont’s materials science division will spin off from its parent company, becoming the so-called “new Dow,” Monday, April 1. Dow Inc. will replace DowDuPont in the Dow Jones Industrial Average before the U.S. stock market opens Tuesday, April 2. Dow common stock will begin “regular-way” trading on the New York Stock Exchange Tuesday under the [...]

Walgreens Replaces General Electric

On June 26, 2018, Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) replaced General Electric (GE), which had been a component of the DJIA since November 1907, after being part of the inaugural index in May 1896 and much of the 1886 to 1907 period.

DowDuPont Replaces Dupont

On September 1, 2017, DowDuPont replaced DuPont. DowDuPont was formed by the merger of Dow Chemical Company with DuPont.