Thursday, 10 April 2014


US stocks rallied on Wednesday after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s latest policy meeting showed a more supportive central bank than investors had previously expected.

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 181.04 points or 1.11 percent, to end at 16,437.18. The S&P 500 gained 20.22 points or 1.09 percent, to finish at 1,872.18. The Nasdaq Composite added 70.91 points or 1.72 percent, to close at 4,183.90.