How is the Dow today? To answer that question, the top chart presents the performance for the Dow Jones Industrial Average today. A 5-day and 21-day (there are typically 21 trading days in one calendar month) version are also included for perspective. For the Dow’s long-term trend plus seasonality chart, try Dow Jones Chart Today. For a live quote for each of the Dow 30 stocks, take a look at Dow 30 Stocks List Today.
The Dow quote and intra-day charts use one minute data (two minute data is used for the 21 trading day chart) and provide prices as long as the New York Stock Exchange is open for trading (i.e. Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST). To see how the Dow is performing when the NYSE is closed, see Dow Jones Futures Live. To make sure you are getting the very latest data throughout the trading day, click the update icon at the top right of the chart.
Dow Jones Today [Live Update] FAQ
What was the worst day ever for the Dow?
The biggest loss for the Dow occurred on October 19, 1987 — the Dow declined by 22.6%.
What was the Dow Jones high for 2019?
The highest close for the Dow Jones Industrial Average in 2019 was 28,868.80 on December 27, 2019.
What was the rate of return for the Dow in 2019?
The Dow Jones Industrial Average had a total return of 25.3% for the calendar year 2019.
When did the Dow hit 30k?
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 30,000 for the first time on November 24, 2020.