Major indices for the US stock market closed up in September, with the Dow up 2.1%, the S&P 500 up 1.9%, the NASDAQ up 1.0%, and the Russell 2000 up 6.1%. The end of the quarter marked the first time the Dow was positive for eight consecutive quarters in 20 years.
Notable initial public offerings (IPOs) during the month of September included:
Notable mergers and acquisition (M&A) announcements this past month included:
Major economic news announcements during the month included: