Expectations that the Federal Reserve will continue its stimulus measures sent the markets soaring to a sharply higher close with the Dow surging 111 points to 15,680. Nasdaq gained 12 points to 3952.
On the upside
Celsion (Nasdaq: CLSN) completed a 1 for 4.5 reverse stock split.
U. S. Steel (NYSE: X) fell to a loss for the third quarter due to an impairment charge but the results were better than expected.
Huntsman (NYSE: HUN) reported lower third quarter earnings but revenue rose to top analyst estimates.
On the downside
PMC-Sierra (Nasdaq: PMCS) narrowed third quarter losses but revenue dropped to fall short of expectations.
Eagle Rock Energy Partners (Nasdaq: EROC) cut its quarterly cash distribution from 22 cents per common unit to 15 cents per common unit.
The Financial Market Supervisory Authority ordered UBS (NYSE: UBS) to increase its reserves for potential legal expenses.
In the broad market, advancing issues outpaced decliners by a margin of nearly 5 to 3 on the NYSE and by more than 7 to 5 on Nasdaq. The broader S&P 500 climbed 9 points to 1771.
Nasdaq quotes delayed at least 15 minutes, all others at least 20 minutes.
Markets are closed on certain holidays. Stock Market Holiday List
By accessing this page, you agree to the following
Press Release Service provided by PRConnect.
Stock quotes supplied by Telekurs USA
Postage Rates Bots go here