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Sept. 30, 2021, 9:35 a.m. EDT

U.S. stock market gains early Thursday as investors aim to close out downbeat September

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By Mark Decambre

U.S. stocks rise Thursday, as Wall Street aims to wrap up the last trading day of September and the quarter, as investors await another appearance by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, who will appear before the House Financial Services Committee. The Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.17% was up 164 points, or 0.5%, at 34,554, the S&P 500 index was climbing 0.5% to 4,381, while the Nasdaq Composite Index /zigman2/quotes/210598365/realtime COMP -1.92% was up 0.7% early in the session. For the month, the Dow was headed for a 2.4% decline, the S&P 500 was down 3.2% and the Nasdaq Composite was off 4.3%. For the quarter, the Dow was flat, the S&P 500 was up 1.9% and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.8%.

US : Dow Jones Global
-59.71 -0.17%
Volume: 444.85M
Dec. 3, 2021 5:35p
US : Nasdaq
-295.85 -1.92%
Volume: 4.96M
Dec. 3, 2021 5:16p

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