Here are the main market catalysts and closing values for the major US indexes on Thursday, October 22, 2020.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500 gained, and Nasdaq Composite gained on Thursday.

  • The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 152.84 points, or 0.54 percent, to close at 28,363.66.
  • The S&P 500 gained 0.52 percent to close at 3,453.49.
  • The Nasdaq Composite gained 0.19 percent to close at 11,506.01.

Stocks rose after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi stated that they were close to finishing a stimulus deal.

On Friday keep an eye out for:

  • American Express Co. (AXP), Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. (GT), Carter's Inc (CRI) are reporting earnings.

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