Citigroup shares rose 0.6 percent to $77.34 after earnings topped expectations, the latest major U. S.
Hopes of strong earnings, supported by a steep cut in corporate taxes, and solid global economic growth have bolstered Wall Street's optimism in the start to 2018.
The Dow industrials gained 159 points, or 0.6 per cent, to 25,958.
Fourth quarterly reports have fuelled a bull market as indexed companies experience strong earnings that are supported by USA tax reform and sustained global economic growth.
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The new measures concern human rights abuses and censorship in Iran and the arming of groups throughout the region. The 2015 agreement was brokered by the Obama administration, along with the UK, Russia, France, Germany and China.
Oil and mining companies dragged Britain's FTSE 100 index to a negative close on Tuesday, tracking energy and metals prices lower, after gaining earlier in the session on a fall in sterling.
Shares of Twitter Inc. tumbled 2.95 percent.
General Electric shares fell 3.7 percent after the industrial conglomerate said it would record a $6.2 billion charge in the fourth quarter as part of an ongoing review of its finance arm's insurance portfolio. Viacom fell $2.14 to $31.62.
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Glenveagh Properties rose 0.7 per cent to €1.24 on a day when it announced four senior management appointments.
A slide in oil prices sent the S&P energy index down -0.32%, with Brent crude fell -1.10% to $69.45 per barrel. Cadinha & Co. LLC now owns 90,798 shares of the exchange traded fund's stock valued at $20,322,000 after purchasing an additional 89,005 shares in the last quarter.
"U. S. equity markets are really turning on the afterburners now and it is really being validated by earnings and the economic data that is providing a really constructive outlook for the broader economy", said Peter Kenny, senior market strategist at Global Markets Advisory Group, in NY.
And stocks' record-breaking rise is likely not over, market analysts say. Most recently, market analysts have raised their profit expectations for dozens of companies after the passage of a massive tax bill late a year ago that lowered the corporate tax rate to 21 percent from 35 percent. In Asia, Tokyo's Nikkei 225 added 1 percent, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng jumped 1.8 percent.
A Cabinet official is claiming she doesn't remember the president's "shithole" comment
It is nearly inconceivable that the president used such damning language, and yet Nielsen does not recall what he said. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) claimed that the president did indeed make those remarks. "That's all I can say about that".