NEW YORK Wall Street surged on the eve of the U.S. presidential election, with Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's prospects brightening after the FBI said it would not press criminal charges against her over the use of a private email server. The Dow Jones industrial average .DJI rose 371.32 points, or 2.08 percent, to 18,259.6, the S&P 500 .SPX gained 46.3 points, or 2.22 percent, to 2,131.48 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 119.80 points, or 2.37 percent, to 5,166.17.
(Reporting by Sinead Carew; Editing by James Dalgleish)
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Updated Date: Nov 08, 2016 03:00 AM