Sumary of Dow finishes up nearly 240 points as stocks bounce back:
- The S&P 500 index SPX, +0.85% closed up 0.9% at around 4,480, marking its best point and percentage advance since Aug.
- 27. The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.68% closed up 0.7% at 34,814, while the Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, +0.82% advanced 0.8% at 15,161, marking its best day since Aug.
- 30. In economic data, the New York Fed’s Empire State business conditions index surged 16 points to 34.3 in September, the regional Fed bank said Wednesday.