The Dow Jones industrial average and the Standard
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 65.36 points, or 0.4 per cent, to 14,974.96.
The Nasdaq composite index rose 31.24 points, or 0.9 per cent, to 3,434.49.
For the year so far:
The Dow is up 1,870.82, or 14.3 per cent.
The Nasdaq composite is up 414.98 points, or 13.7 per cent.