So far in today's trading session, a total of 34 stocks in the S&P 500 reached new 52-week highs. Information technology and consumer discreationary stocks dominate the list.
Since 1950, September is the worst performing month for the S&P 500 index.
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While U.S. indexes suffer from the dog days of summer, emerging markets look to be on a tear.
The Dow shattered through the 17,000-mark Thursday for the first time ever. So far this year, however, the index has been left behind.