May, 2014 (Chinavestor) The month of April brought little surprise to investors. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX:.DJI) advanced 0.7% and closed at another record. The index is up 0.8% YTD. Technology stocks disappointed dragging down the broader NASDAQ composite –2.0% for the month. The index is –0.7% in the red for the year.