Wall Street ends higher as Dow edges to latest record
00:09, Aug 9, 2017
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The Dow was up 0.1 percent at 22,118.42 (record high); the S&P 500 was up 0.2 percent at 2,480.91 at close and; Nasdaq was up 0.5 percent at 6,383.77 at close. Momentum is strong, investor confidence in Dow stocks is high and the average's ascent shows no real sign of trouble.
The question now: Which of the price-weighted index's holdings will push the Dow Jones over the next hurdle?
Dow e-minis were up 34 points, or 0.15 percent, with 13,064 contracts changing hands. Click on ticker-symbol links in each slide for current prices and more.
Meanwhile, investors will continue to closely track the second-quarter earnings season to see if pricey valuations are justified.
S&P 500 e-minis were up 2.25 points, or 0.09 percent, with 85,693 contracts traded.
In Europe, London's commodities-heavy FTSE 100 index of major blue-chip firms stocks ended the day with a 0.1 percent gain. The Nasdaq composite rose 10 points, or 0.2 percent, to 6,362.
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BSE Sensex gained over 100 points to close above 32,000 while NSE Nifty rose over 40 points to settle above 9,900. The Sensex was up 23 points or 0.07 percent at 31,928 and Nifty was at 9,879, up 6 points or 0.06 percent.
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