Dow Jones Industrial Average (Dow) 30 component shares
Updated: Dec 7, 2017
The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is a price-weighted average of 30 significant stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and NASDAQ. The DJIA was invented by Charles Dow in 1896 and has significantly changed over time. The Dow is one of the oldest and most-watched indices in the world.