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 +40 points.
Thursday the Dow was up +155.73 (+0.90%) at 17,481.49.
Year-to-date the Dow is up +0.32%.
There were 23 Dow stocks up Thursday.
The Dow stock winners Thursday were led by General Electric (GE) +2.62% and Boeing (BA) +2.45%.
The Dow stock losers Thursday were led by Wal-Mart (WMT) -0.79% and Merck (MRK) -0.79%.
JPMorgan Chase (JPM -0.29%) rose 1% in after-hours trading after its board authorized an additional $1.88 billion to be added to its $6.4 billion stock repurchase program authorized last year.
European stocks are higher and Asian markets ended mostly higher.
The national average price of gasoline is up a 1.1 cents at $1.974 per gallon.
There are no Dow stocks set to report earnings in the near term.
Today’s Featured Dow Stock
General Electric (GE) is down -0.61% year-to-date.
0900 ET New York Fed President William Dudley delivers opening remarks at a conference on bank supervision in NY.
1000 ET University of Michigan prelim-March U.S. consumer sentiment index expected +0.5 to 92.2, Feb -0.3 to 91.7.
1100 ET Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren speaks on a panel on bank supervision in NY.
1400 ET St. Louis Fed President James Bullard delivers a presentation at the International Research Forum on Monetary Policy Euro Area Business Cycle Network in Frankfurt, Germany.
1500 ET USDA Feb Cattle on Feed.