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Closing Bell: Boeing Leads Dow Gains; Dow Ends With Fourth Record in a Row

The Dow Jones Industrial Average notched a new record.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average notched a new record for its fourth day in a row. The blue-chip index also closed out July with its best gains since February. The S&P 500 dipped into the red in the closing minutes. Boeing Co. (BA) - Get Boeing Company Report led the Dow after issuing a positive outlook for sales in India. The aircraft manufacturer expects regional airlines to order up to 2,100 new models over the next two decades, a record forecast for India. Sprint Corp. (S) - Get SentinelOne, Inc. Class A Report declined after Charter Communications Inc. (CHTR) - Get Charter Communications, Inc. Class A Report said it wasn't interested in buying the company. That follows on from reports last week that Sprint had been in talks with Charter and Comcast. HSBC Holdings PLC (HSBC) - Get HSBC Holdings Plc Report was higher after posting stronger-than-expected first-half earnings. Pretax profit rose just over 5% from a year earlier. The bank also launched an additional $2 billion share buyback program.

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