The 5 Most Important Dow Stocks in 2021

Sean Williams, The Motley Fool
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The 5 Most Important Dow Stocks in 2021

The iconic Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI) is set to hit another big milestone this year. Over the past 124 years, the Dow Jones has undergone numerous changes. It was founded as a 12-company index back in 1896, increased to 20 companies in October 1916, and bumped up to 30 components in October 1928 (the same number of companies in the Dow today).