The stock market shrugs off another 6M job losses, but off highs
Dow close that highest level since March 10
The final numbers are showing:
- S&P index up 39.84 points or 1.45% at 2789.82
- Nasdaq index up 62.67 points or 0.77% at 8153.57
- Dow index rose 285 points or 1.22% at 23719.33.
- rise this week was the largest since 1974.
- The NASDAQ and back-to-back gains for the 1st time since March 2
- the Dow adjuster average rose by nearly 13% in the shortened trading week