Dow travels more than 22,000 points in wild week

The Dow suffered its worst daily point drop on record Monday, along with briefly fell nearly 1,0 points intraday. The index recovered about half of Monday’s losses in a volatile Tuesday session, nevertheless has closed lower in each of the two days since.

On Friday, the Dow jumped 349 points in morning trading, fell 500 points later from the session, before closing 330 points higher.

The Cboe Volatility Index (.VIX) jumped Tuesday above 50 for once since the market turmoil of August 2015. of which traded near 29 late Tuesday afternoon.

Dow Jones industrial average all 5-day performance

Source: FactSet

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