Dow Surges to New Closing High on Economy, Fed's Help
Published: Tuesday, March 5th 2013
(Reuters) - The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared to a record closing high on Tuesday, breaking through levels last seen in 2007 and as investors rushed in to join the party in anticipation of more gains.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average shot up 125.95 points, or 0.89%, to 14,253.77 at the close. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index gained 14.59 points, or 0.96%, to 1,539.79. The Nasdaq Composite Index climbed 42.10 points, or 1.32%, to 3,224.13.