October 30, 2018 / 8:08 PM / a month ago

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St ends up more than 1 pct; chip, transport shares help

NEW YORK, Oct 30 (Reuters) - Major U.S. stock indexes jumped more than 1 percent on Tuesday, helped by strong gains for chip and transport stocks as investors took advantage of cheaper prices following a steep recent pullback for equities.

Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 431.96 points, or 1.77 percent, to 24,874.88, the S&P 500 gained 41.39 points, or 1.57 percent, to 2,682.64 and the Nasdaq Composite added 111.36 points, or 1.58 percent, to 7,161.65. (Reporting by Caroline Valetkevitch; Editing by Dan Grebler)

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below