(AP) - The Dow Jones industrial average rose 212 points Thursday, its fifth gain of 200 points or more this year. Here's a look at the Dow's five biggest gains and five worst losses so far in 2012.
_ June 6: up 287 points
_ June 29: up 278 points
_ March 13: up 218 points
_ July 26, up 212 points
_ July 13, up 204 points
_ June 1, down 275 points
_ June 21, down 251 points
_ April 10, down 214 points
_ March 6, down 204 points
_ May 4, down 168 points
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