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Stocks move higher in early trading

Stocks move higher in early trading

Stocks are higher in early trading as investors build further momentum amid fresh signs the global economy is recovering.
Overseas markets rallied as Australia's central bank became the first major central bank to boost interest rates, adding to hopes that a global economic recovery is underway.
With little in the way of economic data Tuesday, investors are extending Monday's gains. The U.S. market rebounded from two consecutive losing weeks after a report showed the service sector grew for the first time in more than a year.
The Dow Jones industrial average is up 73.45, or 0.8 percent, at 9,673.20. The Standard & Poor's 500 index is up 8.45, or 0.8 percent, at 1,048.91, while the Nasdaq composite index is up 14.73, or 0.7 percent, at 2,082.88.


Updated : 2021-10-21 19:51 GMT+08:00