Here are the main market catalysts and closing values for the major US indexes on Friday, January 8, 2021.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500, and Nasdaq Composite surged to all-time highs on Friday.

  • The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 56.84 or 0.18 percent, to close at 31,097.91.
  • The S&P 500 gained 0.55 percent to close at 3,824.68.
  • The Nasdaq Composite gained 1.03 percent to close at 13,201.97.

Stocks surged to record highs as investors shrugged off a disappointing jobs report.


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