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At 9:57 am ET, the Dow Jones was up 256.13 points at 24,626.37. The S&P 500 was up 28.62 points at 2,665.40 and the Nasdaq was up 95.91 points at 7,127.74. Photo: Bloomberg

US markets climb 1% on trade optimism

2 min read . 12 Dec 2018
US stocks slumped at the start of US trading, following European and Asian shares lower, as concern resurfaced that trade tensions between the world’s two largest economies are far from resolved. Photo: Bloomberg