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Wall Street gains, lifted by healthcare shares | Reuters

 Wall Street gains, lifted by healthcare shares
| Reuters

NEW YORK Wall Street rose on Friday, boosted by gains in healthcare stocks, as investors extended a rally fuelled by optimism that U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's policies will boost economic growth.The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 14.86 points, or 0.07 percent, to 19,933.74, the S&P 500 .SPX gained 2.75 points, or 0.12 percent, to 2,263.71 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 15.27 points, or 0.28 percent, to 5,462.69.

(Reporting by Noel Randewich; Editing by Meredith Mazzilli)

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Updated Date: Dec 24, 2016 03:00:06 IST

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