After several intraday crosses during the week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished above 16,000 for the first time. Today's milestone move for the Dow came after a late-day slide on Wednesday. ... more 
After several intraday crosses during the week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished above 16,000 for the first time. Today's milestone move for the Dow came after a late-day slide on Wednesday. Stocks started off strong due to encouraging jobless claims reports, then took off on news that the Senate Banking Committee had cleared President Obama's nominee to lead the Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, for a full Senate confirmation after the Thanksgiving break less 
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Thu, Nov 21, 2013 5:40 PM EST