"It took us many years to get back above 5,000 and now we're at 6,000".
The Nasdaq composite jumped about 0.8 percent, sending the index above 6,000 for this first time ever. After sizzling in the dot-com heydays of the 1990s, the Nasdaq tech index has not made any real headlines since the infamous tech bubble burst in March 2000. The tech sector in the S&P 500 has gained nearly 14% this year. Fueling the Nasdaq's rise were moves by tech giant Apple (APPL), which advanced 0.6 percent, and biotech company Biogen (BIIB), up 3.6 percent.
At 1552 BST, Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 1.09% to 20,990.62, the S&P 500 rose 0.55% to 2,387.30, and the Nasdaq added 0.52% to 6,014.77.
Lockheed Martin was down 2.2% after the United States contractor trimmed its outlook it after it missed revenue forecasts, while, Eli Lilly & Co fell 2.76% after the drugmaker swung to a first-quarter loss. Shares of consumer, health-care and financial companies represent a growing share of the index.
Canadian engineering giant to buy Atkins for £2.1bn
The merger will create a $12.1-billion global professional services and project management company with 53,000 employees. SNC said its funding will also include an C$800 million ($594.00 million) public bought-deal offering.
Major Wall Street banks have so far been pessimistic that Trump will pass any tax reform bill this year amid his push to revive a replacement for Obamacare, The Post reported last week.
On Monday, the Nasdaq closed at a fresh record as the global equity market rallied on centrist Emmanuel Macron's first-round victory in the French presidential election, averting fears of a head-to-head battle between euroskeptic candidates, far-right politician Marine Le Pen and far-left Jean-Luc Melenchon.
The Nasdaq composite just passed 6000 for the first time, hitting an all-time intraday high in the process.
The OSCE team's 600 members in eastern Ukraine are the only independent monitoring mission in the devastated industrial war zone. A representative of the mission said its staff had previously come under fire at least seven times since the start of this year.
Delhi has 70 Assembly seats and before the delimitation, every constituency had four wards, but, now it ranges from 3-7. The AAP boom in Delhi seemed a low during Rajouri Garden polls where AAP candidate had to lose its security deposit.
Additionally, the report also stated that Apple's suppliers have also promised to use renewable energy by end of 2018. The ultimate aim is "to one day end our reliance on mining altogether", the company said, without specifying a date.
The firm also raised its prices, a move that led to a row with supermarket Tesco in the United Kingdom past year . Positive aspects of the period for Nestlé included accelerating sales in Europe and Asia, Kepler's Cox said.
In a press release on Thursday, police said they have completed a multi-year operation that resulted in a large number of arrests. Police focused on men who allegedly tried to buy sex from underage individuals in a bid to curb demand, Truong said.
The visit comes in response to an invitation from the King within their two countries' interests in resuming joint coordination. The first resolution was filed by France and backed by Saudi Arabia and the second one was filed by Russian Federation .
The United spokesperson declined to comment on whether the incident influenced the change to Munoz's employment agreement. United now faces charges from the injured man and will be dealing with what they call a "systematic failure".
As Alexander notes, suspending the safe third country agreement would allow Canada to take control of its borders again. "They were processed by the CBSA (Canada Border Services Agency) and they've been released into Canada", RCMP Insp.
There are also rumors suggesting that the Moto E4 Plus (the bigger sibling of Moto E4) will feature a whopping 5,000mAh battery. The back of the device features a dual camera setup, but there have been conflicting reports regarding the thereof so far.
The secretary of Treasury must provide the president with a report within 150 days recommending specific action. Mnuchin now says the administration still hoped to get a bill passed well before the end of the year.
United States strike group to arrive off Korean peninsula in days amid concerns the North is ramping up for a sixth nuclear test. Russian Federation said they had requested the change and took issue with US claims that they were blocking the statement.
The Moto G4 Play comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage, which is expandable storage via microSD card (up to 128GB). As its predecessor the Moto Z2 Force will incorporate a 5,5-inch touchscreen display with a QHD resolution.
In 2014, Eric Garner was killed when NY police officers placed him in a chokehold while trying to arrest him for selling loosies. April 20, is "All Acceptance Day" in New York City - a day when parents find out which Pre-K their child has been accepted to.
Nieuwenhuis, 29, had just two hits and four walks in 30 plate appearances this season while playing off the bench. Adam Wainwright homered and drove in four runs while getting his first victory of the season, leading the St.
Kourtney Kardashian is the eldest of her famous siblings: Kim , 36, Khloe, 32, Rob, 30, Kendall Jenner, 21, and Kylie Jenner, 19. Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick may have split up almost two years ago, but they still have fun with one another.
The Prime Minister told his senior party colleagues that issues should be handled by raising social awareness among the people. People of Odisha has reposed their credibility and confidence on PM Modi.
Record Junkee, which recently moved to Earl Street, is marking the day for the first time in its new location, opening at 8am. Gaddy said that in 2013 he had a line of about 20 people outside his store at the beginning of the day.
Despite the decline, oil prices didn't regain strength due to the inventory report amid a rise in USA oil production. Brent for June settlement was 16 cents higher at $56.39 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange.
The first subtropical depression of the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season formed on Wednesday and became fully tropical Thursday. The formation of these tropical or sub-tropical lows usually requires sea surface temperatures (SSTs) of at least 26.5C.
Conclusively, parents should actively check for any warning labels on medication that they plan to give to their children. The FDA recommends that parents talk to a doctor before giving their children such drugs.