How major US stock market indexes fared Monday

U.S. stocks rallied to record highs Monday as Hurricane Irma weakened without causing as much damage as many had feared, and a North Korean holiday passed without new missile launches. Financial and technology companies lead the way.

On Monday:

The Standard & Poor's 500 index climbed 26.68 points, or 1.1 percent, to 2,488.11.

The Dow Jones industrial average soared 259.58 points, or 1.2 percent, to 22,057.37.

The Nasdaq composite advanced 72.07 points, or 1.1 percent, to 6,432.26.

The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks surged 15.40 points, or 1.1 percent, to 1,414.83.

For the year:

The S&P 500 is up 249.28 points, or 11.1 percent.

The Dow is up 2,294.77 points, or 11.6 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 1,049.15 points, or 19.5 percent.

The Russell 2000 is up 57.50 points, or 4.3 percent.

Related News

New Zealand to review building design standards after quake

Mar 31, 2017

New Zealand's government says the partial collapse of a modern office building's interior floors during an earthquake last November was unacceptable and could have killed people

Mexico launches nationwide effort in US to help migrants

Mar 4, 2017

The Mexican government is beefing up its aid to migrants in the U.S. through the creation of 50 legal assistance centers in response to President Donald Trump's measures to curb illegal immigration

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Flying car to go on sale

Apr 20, 2017

A Slovakian company called AeroMobil unveiled on Thursday its version of a flying car, a light frame plane whose wings can fold back, like an insect, and is boosted by a hybrid engine and rear propeller

You may also like these

New Zealand to review building design standards after quake

Mar 31, 2017

New Zealand's government says the partial collapse of a modern office building's interior floors during an earthquake last November was unacceptable and could have killed people

Mexico launches nationwide effort in US to help migrants

Mar 4, 2017

The Mexican government is beefing up its aid to migrants in the U.S. through the creation of 50 legal assistance centers in response to President Donald Trump's measures to curb illegal immigration

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Flying car to go on sale

Apr 20, 2017

A Slovakian company called AeroMobil unveiled on Thursday its version of a flying car, a light frame plane whose wings can fold back, like an insect, and is boosted by a hybrid engine and rear propeller

Search
Financial Markets

About Us

Deck Biz is an intelligent platform providing international and regional business news updates. You won’t get these insights elsewhere other than Deck Biz.

Contact us: sales@deckbiz.com