Wall Street rallies on trade hopes
NEW YORK, Feb 15 (Reuters) - Wall Street rallied on Friday,
with the Dow and the Nasdaq posting their eighth consecutive
weekly gains as investors grew hopeful that the United States
and China would hammer out an agreement resolving their
protracted trade war.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 444.04 points,
or 1.75 percent, to 25,883.43, the S&P 500 gained 29.86
points, or 1.09 percent, to 2,775.59 and the Nasdaq Composite
added 45.46 points, or 0.61 percent, to 7,472.41.
(Reporting by Stephen Culp; editing by Jonathan Oatis)
First Published: 2019-02-15 14:31:54
Updated 2019-02-15 23:02:39
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