Wall Street posts biggest one-day gain in 2-1/2 years as trade-war fears ebb

Wall Street posts biggest one-day gain in 2-1/2 years as trade-war fears ebb

A traders works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, (NYSE) in New York, U.S., March 22, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
NEW YORK: Wall Street's three major indexes jumped to their greatest one-day gain in two-and-a-half years on Monday, led by the tech sector, as trade war fears eased on reports that the United States and China were willing to renegotiate tariffs and trade imbalances.The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 669.4 points, or 2.84 percent, to 24,202.6, the S&P 500 gained 70.29 points, or 2.72 percent, to 2,658.55 and the Nasdaq Composite added 227.88 points, or 3.26 percent, to 7,220.54.(Reporting by Stephen Culp; Editing by James Dalgleish)
Source: Reuters
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