US Dow Jones stock index has closed at a record high for the 12th day
is the longest winning streak for the share index since January 1987.
also edged two points higher to 2,370, while the tech-focused Nasdaq
rose 17 points to 5,862.
biggest winners were shares in energy, financial and healthcare firms
- areas that stand to gain if Trump's policies spur faster economic
Dow closed at record highs for 13 sessions in a row in January 1987,
nine months before the Black Monday market crash – not that the
blog is making any predictions but capitalism is a game of boom and
bust...when the bubble bursts, nobody has a clue and that is what
capitalist stock-market all about...guess-work. As Marx understood
it, we only determine the cause of a recession by hindsight.