Wall St. opens higher on Senate tax bill approval | Reuters

Reuters| Mon Dec 04 04:07:02 EST 2017
(Reuters) - Wall Street’s main indexes surged at the opening on Monday after the U.S. Senate passed its version of a tax overhaul bill, bringing closer to reality President Donald Trump’s promise of cutting corporate taxes to spur growth. The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 230.8 points, or 0.95 percent, to 24,462.39. The S&P 500 .SPX gained 18.46 points, or 0.698655 percent, to 2,660.68. The Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 49.14 points, or 0.72 percent, to 6,896.73.

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