Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi waits for U.S. President Donald Trump to arrive to deliver his State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress in the House Chamber of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S. February 4, 2020.
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Dow Jones Industrial Average rallies 2,112 points
The Dow gained 2,112.98 points, or 11.37%, to 20,704.91 The S&P 500 climbed 9.38% to 2,447.33. The Nasdaq Composite advanced 8.12% to close at 7,487.86. Expectations of a fiscal stimulus package passing through Congress gave stocks a massive lift off their lowest levels in more than three years. The Dow also had its best day since 1933.
‘Real optimism’ over fiscal package