If this seems like the longest February you've been through, you're probably not alone. The reason it seems so long is that there have been five Fridays this February -- the first time this has happened since 1980. As some food for thought, we found how the Dow Jones Industrial Average has performed historically on leap year days (2/29) since 1900. As shown below, the day has been negative more than it has been positive, with 1-day gains on 2/29 just 39% of the time. Oh well.
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