- Stocks climbed 1 percent on Wednesday, with both the Dow and S&P 500 ending at historic highs
- Gains were broad, with all but two of the S&P 500’s 10 primary sectors up more than 1 percent. More than three-fourths of stocks traded on the Nasdaq ended higher
- Tech was the day’s strongest group, with the S&P technology sector index (.SPLRCT) up 1.8 percent.
- Among the 5 percent of S&P 500 companies that have reported results so far, almost three-quarters have topped expectations
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