More than 80pc of firms which have reported this earnings season beat analyst expectations on the bottom line.
It took the index 107 trading sessions from its first close above 21,000 on March 21 to 22,000 but only 24 sessions to move from 20,000 to 21,000 earlier this year, tied for the shortest such span in its history.
The S&P and the Nasdaq also notched opening records on gains across the board.
The Dow is up 16.4 percent through Tuesday's close, thanks in part to optimism that about tax reform and other business-friendly policies proposed by President Trump.
The gains have been driven by stronger than expected earnings for many USA companies, as well as the hopes of those companies that President Trump's tax reform plan could lower taxes on them. "All the news is positive".
About 5.5 billion shares changed hands on USA exchanges. The report, due at 2:00 p.m. ET (1800 GMT), will likely show if inflation pressures are accelerating.
Strong earnings results from IBM propelled the Dow 114.49 points - or 0.5 percent - at the open, sending the index of 30 blue chip stocks to 23,111.93. Both the S&P 500 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq indices also hit fresh highs today.
Winners and Losers: Freeport-McMoRan sunk 2.23 percent after Deutsche Bank downgraded the mining company's stock to "Sell".
Anthem gained about 5 percent after the health insurer said it signed an agreement with CVS Health to support the company's new pharmacy benefit management business.
Here at home, the TSX has seen much more conservative growth having risen around 1,000 points in the 12 months.
The " Safe Browsing " feature issues warnings to users when they attempt to enter unsafe sites or download risky files. As for the antivirus , it will prompt you to delete any suspicious or unwanted program.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell addressed the media Wednesday afternoon following the second day of NFL meetings. He said, "Like many of our fans, we believe that everyone should stand for the National Anthem".
A number of industrial buildings and hotels are located in the area of the shooting, about 25 miles north of Baltimore. Shortly after the argument police began receiving calls for multiple people shot. "He's desperate right now".
Its quota under the deal is 3.797m barrels a day, but during the third quarter, it has pumped an average of 3.828m b/d. USA inventories fell by 7.13 MMbbl last week, the American Petroleum Institute was said to report.
Rob Kardashian's lawyer has hit back at Blac Chyna's lawsuit and accused her of being a " violent and aggressive abuser ". County Dept. of Children and Family Services, which had an open case against Chyna .
Meteors, or shooting stars, are the small pieces of debris left behind comets that burn up when they enter our atmosphere. The Orionids derive their name from there point of origin next to the Orion constellation, which ascends in the east.
Jonas posted a pic of their hands together with Turner sporting her new engagement ring and a caption which read " She said yes ". The source shared: "Everybody's very, very happy for them and their family and friends are all thrilled".
Klopp intends to keep changes to a minimum but could give Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain his first Champions League start for the club. Salah was able to make progress into a unsafe area and his cross was turned in by Firmino.
USA wants stronger India ties to counter PRC's rise: Tillerson
U.S. -India relations have generally prospered in the past decade, in part due to their shared concerns about the rise of China. During his speech, Tillerson targeted China and said that China has undertaken provocative actions in the South China Sea.
Great Southeast Shakeout drill set for Thursday
People who are driving should pull over to a clear area, stop and stay seated with seatbelt fastened until the shaking stops. Survival kits - stocked with water, food and a radio, among other items - can be crucial after a major temblor.
Minnesota granted REAL ID grace period through next October
TSA does not require children under 18 to provide identification when traveling with a companion within the United States. Congressman Greg Gianforte: "The federal government has granted the state more time to comply with REAL ID requirements".
Ford Recalls 1.3 Million Pickup Trucks
The Limited trim has been available on the light-duty F-150 since 2015 and will now be offered on F-250, F-350 and F-450 pickups. More than one million Ford F-series pickup trucks are being recalled in the United States for a door latch problem.
Google Maps ditches misleading walking calorie counter
A number of people lambasted the feature on Twitter, claiming it would " shame " and even "trigger" those with eating disorders . Those who are easily triggered should not click on this link because it contains pictures of handsome , delectable cupcakes.
Trump cites chief-of-staff Kelly's dead son to attack Obama
Obama's office did not respond to a request for comment. "I like to call when it's appropriate, when I think I'm able to do it". All you have to do is ask the military people, but I believe his policy was somewhat different than my policy.