A monitor on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange displays the final numbers of the day after the closing bell on Aug. 2. The Dow closed above 22,000 for the first time. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
A monitor on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange displays the final numbers of the day after the closing bell on Aug. 2. The Dow closed above 22,000 for the first time. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Drew Angerer Getty Images
A monitor on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange displays the final numbers of the day after the closing bell on Aug. 2. The Dow closed above 22,000 for the first time. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Drew Angerer Getty Images

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