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Definition of

Dow Jones

  • 1. Business

    Dow Jones & Company US publishing and financial information corporation, Dow Jones & Company. It was established in 1882 by reporters Charles Dow, Edward Jones, and Charles Bergstresser, and is now a subsiduary of News Corporation. It publishes the Wall Street Journal.

  • 2. Markets

    Dow Jones Indexes US index provider Dow Jones Indexes, established as a spin-off from Dow Jones & Company in 1997, it is now 90% owned by CME Group. Its best-known product is the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which was created in 1896.

  • 3. Markets

    Dow Jones Industrial Average abbreviated name sometimes used for the Dow Jones Industrial Average stock market index produced by Dow Jones Indexes the company

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Definitions of ’Dow Jones’ and meaning of ’Dow Jones’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’Dow Jones’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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