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12/8/2021, 10:00 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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US closes higher after report on job openings

Major stock markets in the United States closed higher on Wednesday after the newest report showed a rise in job openings to 11 million. Meanwhile, President Joe Biden stated that Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE's study of their vaccine's response to the Omicron variant of COVID-19 demonstrated encouraging results. Biden is also about to give a new statement on his Build Back Better Agenda.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average went up by 0.09% as Amgen Inc. advanced by 1.09%. The Nasdaq 100 gained 0.42%, with DocuSign Inc. surging by 10.92%. The S&P 500 increased by 0.31% as Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. rocketed by 8.20%.

The euro grew by 0.73% against the dollar to sell for $1.13502 at 3:56 pm ET.

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