NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Markets on Wednesday ignored geopolitics for a day and turned instead to global growth prospects, stoking confidence that the bull market is here to stay even without the support of the Fed.
Back in the green for the year, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DIA) rose 0.55% to 16,651.80. The S&P 500 (SPY) was 0.67% higher to 1,946.72, while the Nasdaq (QQQ) was ahead by 1.02% to 4,434.13. All sectors posted gains, led by healthcare, technology and even a pickup in industrials. Consumer staples trailed behind the rest as investors focused on sectors leveraged to an improving economy.
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