The Dow Jones Industrial Index
On the upside, Hewlett-Packard
Even so, IBM's market moves have a profound effect on the Dow.
Thanks to the price-weighted nature of this index, IBM's $201 share price gives it more than 11 times the Dow heft of HP (at less than seven times HP's market cap), and it's the one stock most responsible for keeping the index afloat today.
On the flip side, Intel
Instead, he's busy fending off claims that ARM Holdings
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