On the heels of President Trump’s historic speech before the Joint Session of Congress.
The Dow soared 303 points to close above 21,000 for the first time ever on Wednesday. The milestone comes barely a month after the Dow hit 20,000 for the first time.
Dow Surges 303 Points to Top 21000 for First Time
Milestone comes after Trump strikes an optimistic tone in his speech and as Fed officials hint at higher interest rates
By Aaron Kuriloff and Christopher Whittall, Wall Street Journal, March 1, 2017:
The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged more than 300 points to cross 21000 for the first time Wednesday, as investors embraced optimism from President Donald Trump and Federal Reserve officials.