Friday , May 7 2021

Wall Street skips 2% after the middle of the election



US stocks rose more than 2 percent on Thursday due to wide profits led by technology and healthcare sectors, as investors were aiming for a split of congressional control between Democrats and Republicans after the mid-term election would be of interest to the shares.
According to the latest available data, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 545.29 points, or 2.13 percent, to 26180.3 points.
The Standard & Poor's 500 Index gained 58.36 points, or 2.12 percent, to 2.813.81.
The Nasdaq Composite Index gained 194.79 points, or 2.64 percent, to 7.570.75.


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