Dow ends at record high close but still shy of 17000: Stock market live blog recap

Ding, ding, ding. The stock market has closed.

The Dow



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DJIA



rose 0.8% to a record high close of 16,955 but the index did not test the much-anticipated 17,000.

SP 500



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SPX



rose 0.7% to 1,973
Nasdaq



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COMP



gained 1.1% to 4,458

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