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Unformatted text preview: of Martin Luther King Jr . and Robert Kennedy and also the Cuban Missile crisis made an impact on the market . Putting all of the positive and negative events that contributed to the up and down of the market aside, the creation of the Dow Jones Industrial Average was very clever and ahead of the times . Charles Dows main focus while creating the DJIA was to make the stock market simpler for the average person . The DJIA is also a way to help the many people involved in the stock market exchange to communicate with one another . Even though the DJIA is known for its history of ups and downs, it is still known for excellence and will continue improving throughout its lifetime ....
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This note was uploaded on 03/17/2011 for the course BUSA 3000 taught by Professor Beach during the Fall '08 term at Georgia State University, Atlanta.
- Fall '08