Here are the main market catalysts and closing values for the major US indexes on Thursday, April 1, 2021.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500, and Nasdaq Composite posted gains Thursday.

  • The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 171.66 points or 0.52 percent, to close at 33,153.21.
  • The S&P 500 gained 46.98 points or 1.18 percent to close at 4,019.87.
  • The Nasdaq Composite gained 233.24 points or 1.76 percent to close at 13,480.11.

The S&P 500 closed above 4,000 for the first time and equities continued to rally after President Joe Biden's infrastructure plan.

Markets are closed on Friday.


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