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S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs amid Biden's Inauguration Day: Jan 21
Stocks rose Wednesday, extending Tuesday’s advances as investors looked ahead to the first actions of the incoming Biden administration.
Stocks advance amid Yellen testimony, Goldman Sachs earnings top estimates: Jan 20
Stocks rose Tuesday as traders returned from a long holiday weekend in the U.S. and eyed signs of mounting support for significant fiscal stimulus out of Washington.
Investors eye Inauguration Day, Netflix earnings: What to know in the week ahead: Jan 19
As traders return from the long holiday weekend on Tuesday and equity markets reopen, markets will turn their attention to the first days of the Biden administration and to another batch of corporate earnings results.
Stocks increase as stimulus hopes rise after jobless claims disappoint: Jan 14
Stocks pared gains to end slightly lower Thursday, after the Dow and Nasdaq Composite reached fresh record intraday highs earlier in the session.
S&P 500, Nasdaq post back-to-back sessions of gains: Jan 13
Stocks rose Wednesday afternoon after fluctuating between gains and losses earlier as traders sought signs of the arrival of more stimulus amid the ongoing pandemic. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq ended higher for a second straight session, while the Dow dipped slightly.
Stocks rise, tech shares recover after Monday's losses: Jan 12
Stocks rose Tuesday as the three major indexes steadied following Monday’s declines.