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Nov. 4, 2020, 7:20 p.m. EST

Biden projects confidence as Trump’s path to victory narrows: live blog

By Robert SchroederChris MatthewsVictor Reklaitis

President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden remain locked in a tight race Wednesday, after polls closed around the country Tuesday, and MarketWatch and Barron’s reporters continue to bring you live updates.

Control of the Senate is undecided as well, with the chamber’s key races yet to be called.

U.S. stocks rocketed higher on Wednesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) , S&P 500 index (S&P:SPX) and Nasdaq Composite (NASDAQ:COMP) all rising as investors awaited final results.

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