Editor's Note: Any reference to TheStreet Ratings and its underlying recommendation does not reflect the opinion of TheStreet, Inc. or any of its contributors including Jim Cramer or Stephanie Links. The Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) is trading up 52 points (+0.3%) at 15,522 as of Thursday, Aug 8, 2013, 12:35 p.m. ET. During this time, 234.2 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 575.1 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,945 issues advancing vs. 956 declining with 122 unchanged.
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