Wednesday, July 30, 2014   

S&P 500 closes at record high
(04-02 10:08)

The S&P 500 Tuesday closed at a new record as US stocks rallied following solid economic data and investor relief over US Federal Reserve policy.
The S&P 500 jumped 13.18 (0.70 percent) to 1,885.52, its first record close since March 7.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 74.95 (0.46 percent) to 16,532.61, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index increased 69.05 (1.64 percent) to 4,268.04.—AFP

   
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