Arkansas index up 0.47 to 344.77
The Arkansas Index, a price-weighted index that tracks the largest public companies based in the state, was up 0.47 to 344.77 Thursday.
“The S&P Index rallied back after a morning sell-off to close relatively unchanged on the day,” said Leon Lants, managing director at Stephens Inc. in Little Rock.
Total volume for the index was 18.4 million shares.
The index was developed by Bloomberg News and the Democrat-Gazette with a base value of 100 as of Dec. 30, 1997.