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May 6, 2010

The day before the "flash crash" technical glitch sent stocks nearly 1,000 points down, Thursday, May 6, 2010, Picasso's painting "Woman with the Large Hat, Bust" sold for $9.3 million at Sotheby's.

Left, trader Steven Rickard in the S&P 500 futures pit at the CME Group in Chicago near the close of trading, Thursday, May 6, 2010, and right, an undated handout photo of the "Femme au Grand Chapeau, Buste," by Pablo Picasso.


Dow Jones Average Closed Above 15,000

May 8, 2013

Dow Jones Average closed above 15,000 for the first time in history on Tuesday, May 7th 2013. We take a look at some other notable events in Dow Jones' history through images from the Associated Press.