Stern School of Business, New York University

Dow Jones Averages

The Dow Jones Averages are comprised of The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA), The Dow Jones Transportation Average (DJTA) and The Dow Jones Utility Average (DJUA). Further information can be found on the WRDS website (see links below).


The Dow Jones data are available to NYU on the WRDS Web query site, with documentation of the variables. The WRDS linux server ( has sequential data, a SAS dataset, and a sample SAS program. The data are provided by Dow Jones Indexes. In addition, Dow Jones Factiva (formerly Dow Jones Interactive) is available on the NYU Virtual Business Library website (see link below).

Dow Jones Commercial Website
WRDS Introduction (includes how to get an account)
WRDS Website (to request an account or to login)
WRDS Without Account (only on public terminals in Bobst Library)
NYU Virtual Business Library (look for Factiva)