S&P 500 jumps to within 1% of record as Trump tweets plan for 'extended meeting' with President Xi
Tuesday, 18 June 2019 23:36 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE | Standard & Poor's 500Saham AS
U.S. stock indexes headed sharply higher midday Tuesday, pushing the broad-market S&P 500 to within 1% of a closing record as President Donald Trump tweeted that had a productive conversation with Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 330 points, or 1.3%, at 26,444, the S&P 500 index advanced 31 points, or 1.1%, at 2,920, while Nasdaq Composite Index climbed 121 points, or 1.6%, at 7,966.
The day™s gains put the S&P 500 about 0.9% from its April 30 closing record, the Dow was about 1.4% from its Oct. 3 peak, while the Nasdaq was just a little over 2% from its May 3 closing record, according to FactSet data.