• Dow spikes 534 points as earnings season opens with a series of strong performances

    1 day ago - By Business Insider

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    US stocks soared nearly 2% on Thursday as third-quarter earnings season started off strong. Earnings reports from banks including Bank of America, Morgan Stanley, and Citigroup were ahead of expectations. Weekly jobless claims fell to a pandemic-era low, also helping boost investor sentiment. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. US stocks jumped nearly 2% on Thursday as investors reacted positively to strong third-quarter earnings beats from banks including Bank of America, Morgan Stanley, and Citigroup. The bank stocks soared as...
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