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A stock index is a composite of a number of
which share certain key criteria. For many major stock indices like the S&P 500,
is the significant factor. Indices can also be price-weighted (for example the DJIA - Dow Jones Industrial Average). Other classifications like industry sector or geographic focus may also be used to group
together into an index.
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