Stocks up on job growth prospects
Published 12/30/2011, The Jamestown Sun
Better news on home sales and improved prospects for job growth sent stocks higher on Wall Street Thursday. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 135 points, nearly making up its 140-point loss from the day before. The S&P 500 edged back into the black for 2011, with just one more day of trading left in the year.Word count: 535
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