Dow Jones Industrial Average Weighting & Recent Market Performance

Howard Silverblatt says technology is the largest component of in the Dow Jones Industrial Average as far as weighting goes and the 125-year-old index has become more diversified over time. Howard says Q1 earnings results show record earnings margin growth over 13% and companies are set to pay out record dividends this year. Earnings multiples are high at 28 for 2021 and 22 for 2022, but optimism and outlook are extremely positive for the economy and market.

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Dow Jones Industrial Average Weighting & Recent Market Performance

Howard Silverblatt says technology is the largest component of in the Dow Jones Industrial Average as far as weighting goes and the 125-year-old index has become more diversified over time. Howard says Q1 earnings results show record earnings margin growth over 13% and companies are set to pay out record dividends this year. Earnings multiples are high at 28 for 2021 and 22 for 2022, but optimism and outlook are extremely positive for the economy and market.