Dow closes over 200 points in the green

Wednesday, 04. September 2019 22:00

Trading on Wall Street finished in positive territory on Wednesday with the Dow Jones jumping over 200 points at the close. President Donald Trump spoke about trade and told reporters his country has never been in a stronger position.

In Britain, MPs voted to block the country from crashing out of the European Union without a deal. Prime Minister Boris Johnson will now push for a general election.

The Dow was up 238 points at the end of trading with Intel leading the gains as it surged over 4%. The S&P 500 climbed 1.08% as clothing company PVH Corp rocketed over 9%. The tech-laden Nasdaq 100 leaped 1.44%; among the best performers were Activision Blizzard and Micron, both jumping over 4%.

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