Trade deal hopes spur stocks to record

NEW YORK (Reuters) - All three major indexes posted record closing highs on Monday, extending a recent run of gains, on hopes of a U.S.-China trade deal and an improving U.S.

Reuters November 05, 2019 03:05:27 IST
Trade deal hopes spur stocks to record

Trade deal hopes spur stocks to record

NEW YORK (Reuters) - All three major indexes posted record closing highs on Monday, extending a recent run of gains, on hopes of a U.S.-China trade deal and an improving U.S. economy.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average <.DJI> rose 115.36 points, or 0.42%, to 27,462.72, the S&P 500 <.SPX> gained 11.46 points, or 0.37%, to 3,078.37 and the Nasdaq Composite <.IXIC> added 46.80 points, or 0.56%, to 8,433.20.

(Reporting by Chuck Mikolajczak; Editing by Sandra Maler)

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