Dow stocks at 52 week highs include Coca Cola (KO) and Verizon (VZ).There are no Dow stock 52 week lows.
Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open up +75 points.
Wednesday the Dow was up +36.26 (+0.21%) at 17,000.36.
Year-to-date the Dow is down -2.44%.
There were 15 Dow stocks up Wednesday.
The Dow stock winners Wednesday were led by Chevron (CVX) +4.60% and Microsoft (MSFT) +2.30%.
The Dow stock losers Wednesday were led by Nike (NKE) -2.47% and Goldman Sachs (GS) -1.11%.
European stocks are higher and Asian markets ended mostly lower.
The national average price of gasoline is up 2.2 cents at $1.844 per gallon.
There are no Dow stocks set to report earnings in the near term.
Today’s Featured Dow Stock
Coca Cola (KO) is up +1.11% year-to-date.
0830 ET Weekly initial unemployment claims expected -3,000 to 275,000, previous +6,000 to 278,000. Weekly continuing claims expected -7,000 to 2.250 million, previous +3,000 to 2.257 million.
0830 ET USDA weekly Export Sales.
1100 ET Treasury announces amount of 10-year TIPS to be auctioned Mar 17 (previous $15 billion).
1300 ET Treasury auctions $12 billion 30-year T-bonds.
1400 ET Feb monthly budget statement expected -$196.3 billion, Jan +$55.163 billion.