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March 10, 2020, 4:04 p.m. EDT

Dow ends over 1,100 points higher as stocks bounce after Monday rout

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By William L. Watts

Stocks bounced Tuesday, reclaiming a chunk of the ground lost the previous session in the market's biggest one-day percentage drop since 2008. The Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -2.25% jumped around 1,163 points, or 4.9%, to end near 25,014, according to preliminary figures. The S&P 500 /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -1.62% ended around 135 points higher, up 4.9%, near 2,882, while the Nasdaq Composite /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP -0.69% closed around 8,344, up 394 points, or 5%. Major indexes plunged more than 7% on Monday. Hopes for fiscal stimulus to counter the potential economic impact of the spread of COVID-19 were credited with helping to underpin markets on Tuesday. President Donald Trump said he would seek payroll tax relief and other measures.

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Dow gains nearly 1,200 points after worst day since 2008 crisis

/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
27,035.48
-621.94 -2.25%
Volume: 413.68M
Sept. 21, 2020 3:40p
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
3,265.56
-53.91 -1.62%
Volume: 2.21B
Sept. 21, 2020 3:40p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime
US : U.S.: Nasdaq
10,718.87
-74.42 -0.69%
Volume: 2.84M
Sept. 21, 2020 3:40p
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