| October 21st | 2020 10:31AM
US stocks rise as stimulus hopes remain, social media shines
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are pushing higher on Wall Street Wednesday as negotiations continue in Washington on more aid for the economy, though prospects remain cloudy that anything can happen soon.
The S&P 500 was up 0.6% after swinging between very small gains and losses in early trading. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 134 points, or 0.5%, at 28,443, as of 10:15 a.m.