Nasdaq-100 hits new record, S&P 500 rises, Pfizer vaccine shows promise


The front facade of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is seen in New York City, New York, U.S., June 26, 2020.

Brendan McDermid | Reuters

The Nasdaq and S&P 500 rose moderately on Wednesday, but the Dow faltered. Positive coronavirus vaccine data from Pfizer and a strong private payrolls report boosted sentiment. Stocks are coming off of the best quarter in decades in a rebound from the depths of the coronavirus market rout. 

4:37 pm: Wednesday’s session by the numbers

  • Nasdaq closed up 0.95% at a new record close of 10,154.63, its 22nd of the year and its third straight positive day
  • Nasdaq-100 hit a new intraday all-time high for the first time since June 23 and also closing at a new…


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