State in­dex up 2.74 as 2 truck­ers climb

Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - - BUSINESS & FARM -

The Arkansas In­dex, a price-weighted in­dex that tracks the largest pub­lic com­pa­nies based in the state, rose 2.74 to 336.69 Wed­nes­day.

All but four stocks on the in­dex gained ground.

USA Truck climbed 4.7 per­cent on heavy vol­ume, and P.A.M. Trans­porta­tion rose 3.5 per­cent.

Wind­stream fell 2.4 per­cent in light trad­ing.

To­tal vol­ume for the in­dex was 28.5 mil­lion shares.

The in­dex was de­vel­oped by Bloomberg News and the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette with a base value of 100 as of Dec. 30, 1997.

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