Monday, 1 April 2019 23:41 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |DOW JONESS & P 500saham A.S
U.S. stocks traded higher Monday, the first day of the new quarter, as Wall Street scored an apparent boost from better-than-expected economic reports here and in China, momentarily allaying fears of flagging economic growth.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 236 points, or 0.9%, to 26,158, on pace for its best daily gain since Feb. 15, according to FactSet data. Meanwhile, the S&P 500 index climbed 23 points, or 0.8%, to 2,858, with the financial sector gaining 1.8% and the index™s industrials sector advancing 1.7%. The Nasdaq Composite Index gained 70 points, or 0.9%, to 7,800.