US stocks pushed to new records Thursday, lifted by JPMorgan Chase's strong earnings and hopes for more stimulus from central banks.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.7 percent at 18,506.41, its third straight all-time high.
The broad-market S&P 500 extended its record streak to a fourth day, advancing 0.5 percent to 2,163.75. The tech-rich Nasdaq rose 0.6 percent to 5,034.06.
Equity markets shrugged off the Bank of England's decision to hold interest rates and stimulus unchanged in its first meeting after Britain voted to leave the European Union. The bank though signalled it could come at its August meeting.
STOCK IN FOCUS: F&N STOCK - Dear readers, the National Day Rally has highlighted that the government and Singaporeans together must do more in the war against diabetes. Recommended me...
1 hour ago