Dow and S&P have best January since 1997
Published 02/01/2012, The Jamestown Sun
It’s the best start for stocks in 15 years. In what was mostly a slow and steady climb, the Dow Jones industrial average rose 3.4 percent in January and the Standard & Poor’s 500 gained 4.4 percent, the best performances for both indexes to open a year since 1997.Word count: 845
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