Stan Choe and Damian J. Troise

Government, Business

Stocks Vault Higher as Nasdaq Hits Record on Economy Hopes

Currency trader in Seoul A currency trader watches monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, on June 8, 2020. (Ahn Young-joon)

NEW YORK — The Nasdaq composite wiped away the last of its coronavirus-induced losses to set a record June 8.

Stan Choe and Damian J. Troise | Associated Press
June 8, 2020
Government, Business

Dow Has Best Day Since 1933 as Congress Nears Deal

The floor of the New York Stock Exchange is unoccupied on March 24 for the first time in 228 years as a result of COVID-19 concerns. The floor of the New York Stock Exchange is unoccupied for the first time in 228 years on March 24 as a result of COVID-19 concerns. (Kearney Ferguson/NYSE via AP)

The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged to its best day since 1933 as Congress and the White House neared a deal March 24 to inject nearly $2 trillion of aid into an economy ravaged by the coronavirus.

Stan Choe and Damian J. Troise | Associated Press
March 24, 2020