The people who manage the blue-chip index are substituting Goldman Sachs, Nike and Visa for Alcoa, Bank of America and Hewlett-Packard.
Stocks are higher as the prospects of US military action in Syria may have decreased as the diplomatic process moves forward.
US markets are set for a higher open as investors return from the Labor Day long weekend to assess the possible military strike against Syria and 2 acquisitions.
Is Google blue? Sure ... depending on your definition.
Pandora is upgraded to 'buy,' and Alcoa is downgraded to 'underperform.'
Analysts take a look at some under-performers with recent, surprising turnarounds.
The Dow falls more than 150 points, but clear bargain-hunting cuts the loss by about half. J.C. Penney slumps as a board fight gets ugly. Crude oil rises.
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