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Milestones for the Standard & Poor's 500 index

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The Standard & Poor's 500 index broke through 1,600 Friday for the first time. It's been thirteen years since the S&P first closed above 1,500 points, which occurred toward the end of the dot-com bubble in March 2000. Here's a look at the previous times that the S&P 500 index, a broad measure of large-company stocks, first closed above round-number levels, measured in increments of 100 points....

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