Indices ended trading at new record highs on Wednesday. The Dow closed above 26,000 for the first time. Brands including Intel, International Business Machines and Boeing led the advance. On another note, Bank of America shed 0.19% today in the wake of its earnings release. Net income slipped to $2.37 billion while adjusted earnings of 47 cents a share exceeded analysts’ estimates of 45 cents. Looking elsewhere, crude oil prices ticked up. West Texas Intermediate crude tacked on 0.4% to settle at $64.01 a barrel.