Call The Close: Make It Five?


It was awfully close yesterday, but the streak remains intact. At least for the Dow.

U.S. stocks finished nearly flat on Tuesday, although the Dow eked out another record closing high as utilities' shares fell while 10-year bond yields hit their highest level in a month….

It was the Dow's fourth straight record closing high. The S&P 500, though, broke its four-day string of record high finishes….

The Dow Jones industrial average .DJI rose 2.82 points or 0.02 percent, to 16,945.92, a record closing high.

Dow hits record for fourth day [Reuters]