Jan 3 (Reuters) - The S&P 500 index rose above 2,700 for the
first time on Wednesday and other major indexes hit record highs
as technology stocks climbed amid indications of robust economic
growth in the United States and overseas.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 98.67 points,
or 0.4 percent, to 24,922.68, the S&P 500 gained 17.26
points, or 0.64 percent, to 2,713.07 and the Nasdaq Composite
added 58.63 points, or 0.84 percent, to 7,065.53.
(Reporting By Caroline Valetkevitch; Editing by Nick Zieminski)
First Published: 2018-01-03 01:05:17
Updated 2018-01-03 23:07:32
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