It includes just 30 stocks, no Internet pure plays, lots of old-school makers-of-things -- but you just can't look away.
The anachronistic yet beloved
Dow Jones Industrial Average
keeps commanding the market's attention after a century on the scene. There have been others you could say that about, but unlike
, it seems the Dow just might be ever with us.
Friday's 267-point plunge left the blue-chip index teetering at 10,019.71 -- just 19.71 above the psychologically transfixing 10,000 mark, for you poetry majors out there. So this week's question is simple: Of all the numbers the Dow might settle on in the week ahead, which will it be? It may not be important, but you care. You know you care.
Here's how you voted.