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7/15, 10:01 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Dow jumps over 200 pts at close after positive data

Major stock markets in the United States closed in the green on Wednesday after encouraging data was released. Fed's Beige Book report showed economic activity and employment increased in almost all of the 12 Federal Reserve Districts in June as the country started reopening after coronavirus lockdowns. Also, industrial production in the country increased by 5.4% in June compared to May.

The Dow Jones jumped 0.86% or 228 points at the closing bell as Boeing increased by 4.43%. Concurrently, the Nasdaq 100 went up by 0.11% with Expedia Group leading the gains growing by 9.41%. The S&P 500 grew 0.91% at the same time as Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd soared 21.18%.

The euro inclined 0.10% against the dollar, selling at $1.1406 at 4:00 pm ET.

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