|Delayed - 01/15 05:18:49 pm|
US Stocks Rise as Details Set to Emerge on Biden's Economic Relief Program; Jobless Claims Surge to Four-Month High
|01/14/2021 | 12:04pm|
The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed by 121.15 points, or 0.4%, to 31,180.82, with the S&P 500 higher by 0.2% to 3,815.69 and the Nasdaq Composite Index was up by 0.4% to 13,183.98. Energy and industrials were the biggest gainers while the consumer staples and utilities sectors were the steepest decliners around midday on Thursday.
The US 10-year yield rose by less than 1 basis point to 1.09%, declining from as high as 1.17% seen earlier this week.