Dow barely higher as market bulls pause
Published on Jun 11, 2014 6:17 AM
NEW YORK (AFP) - The Dow on Tuesday edged to a new record as markets essentially moved sideways with low trading volumes.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 2.82 (0.02 per cent) at 16,945.92.
The broad-based S&P 500 slipped a scant 0.48 of a point (0.02 per cent) to 1,950.79, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index advanced 1.75 (0.04 per cent) to 4,338.00.
Analysts said Tuesday's trade amounted to a pause from the recent rally, with little fresh economic data on offer.
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