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Business Tutorial: Bloomberg


Index Descriptions: To get a description of any index, including the list of stocks that make up the index, type in the Index shortcut then hit the Index market key then DES then the green <GO> key.  For example, SPX <Index> DES <GO>

Here is a list of most common indexes:

NDX  : NASDAQ 100 Stock Index

RIY  : Russell 1000 Index

RTA  : Russell 2000 Index

RAY  : Russell 3000 Index

SPX  : S&P 500 Index

Bloomberg SPX Index

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