Dow Closes Above 20,000 for First TimeInvestors piled into manufacturing stocks this week, providing some of the momentum that carried the index over the top
By Aaron Kuriloff, Corrie Driebusch and Akane Otani
Updated Jan. 25, 2017 5:32 p.m. ET
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 20,000 for the first time Wednesday, as a rally in banks and manufacturers reflected investors’ growing confidence that President Donald Trump will preside over a new era of U.S. growth.
Mr. Trump’s moves to cut regulations and promote infrastructure projects during his first week in office helped propel the index of 30 stocks over its latest milestone, as investors bet that Mr. Trump...http://www.wsj.com/articles/dow-closes-above-20000-for-first-time-1485378466