NEW YORK Dec 7 Wall Street surged on Wednesday,
with the Dow industrials and S&P 500 hitting fresh records, as
equities continued their march upward after the presidential
election of Donald Trump and a new high for transportation
stocks added to the bullish tone.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 297.84 points,
or 1.55 percent, to 19,549.62, the S&P 500 gained 29.12
points, or 1.32 percent, to 2,241.35 and the Nasdaq Composite
added 60.76 points, or 1.14 percent, to 5,393.76.
(Reporting by Chuck Mikolajczak; Editing by Nick Zieminski)