Here are the main market catalysts and closing values for the major US indexes on Tuesday, December 8, 2020.

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

  • The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 104.09 or 0.35 percent, to close at 30,173.88.
  • The S&P 500 gained 0.28 percent to close at 3,702.25.
  • The Nasdaq Composite gained 0.50 percent to close at 12,582.77.

US equity markets posted moderate gains as news that the FDA plans to approve Pfizer's vaccine broke.

On Wednesday keep an eye out for:

  • MBA Mortgage Application Data is released.
  • Adobe, Campbell Soup, and Peloton Interactive are reporting earnings.

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