Markets open, stocks open on Dow Jones Industrial Average
Markets opened, stocks opened on the Dow Jones industrial average on Thursday, with the S&P 500 closing at a record, trading at its highest level since the financial crisis.
The Dow was down 5.13 points, or 0.3%, to 24,929.90.
The Nasdaq rose 0.57 points, to 7,822.93.
The S&P 500 rose 1.17 points, and the Nasdaq gained 0.76 points, reaching its highest point since the crisis.
The Russell 2000 index climbed 0.36 points, its biggest one-day gain since January 2014.
The Nasdaq had its worst day in more than two years as investors flocked to the stock market.
The Dow dropped 7.7% to 18,051.88.
The index was down 1.4% in morning trading.
The S&p 500, which has risen nearly 70% since the end of last year, was down 2.1%.
The Nascent index closed down 2%, the S &Ps rose 1% and the Russell 2000 fell 1%.
The Dow Jones index was up 0.4%, the Nascent up 1.6%.
The S &p 500 is up 5.7%, the Dow is up 12.1% and Nascent is up 7.6%Source: Fox News – MarketWatch