BEIJING (Reuters) - China`s factory sector grew in October but at a pace that was slightly slower than expected, underlining the challenges facing the sector as manufacturers fight rising costs and softening demand in a cooling economy.
The official Purchasing Managers` Index (PMI) eased to 50.8 in October from September`s 51.1, but above the 50-point level that separates growth from contraction...» read full story
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is a stock market index of many names.
Often called the Industrial Average, the Dow, the Dow Jones or the Dow 30.
It was envisioned by a Wall Street Journal editor, Charles Dow. The purpose of the
Dow is to show how a selection of the top public US companies are trading.