Input your search keywords and press Enter.

U.S. stocks rise significantly

U.S. stocks rose significantly Tuesday.

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 207.06, or 0.8 percent, to 25,532.05. It was its biggest daily gain in a month. Twenty-five of the index’s 30 components advanced, led by Dow Inc., which jumped 3 percent. Visa surged 1.8 percent, while Caterpillar and Boeing climbed 1.7 percent.

The broader Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose 22.54, or 0.8 percent, to 2834.41. Technology led advancing sectors. Bank shares also climbed, with Citigroup and Bank of America gaining more than 1 percent each.

The technology-heavy Nasdaq composite index rose 87.47, or 1.1 percent, to 7,734.49. Apple surged 1.6 percent and Amazon added 1 percent, but other big technology stocks underperformed, with Google-parent Alphabet dropping 1 percent, Facebook losing 0.4 percent, and Netflix declining 0.1 percent.

Short link :