U.S. stocks continue recent surge

By scott miller

In a jarring week that included yet a another terrorist attack in France, an attempted coup in Turkey and the killing of three police officers in Baton Rouge, American stock indexes continued their recent surge. In fact, both the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and S&P 500 reached new highs on four of the five trading days, and the Nasdaq climbed back past the 5,000-point mark.The bounce wasn’t limited to United States indexes. Japan’s Nikkei posted its best week in over six years, rising 9.2 percent, and Europe’s Stoxx 600 added 3.2 percent. As for perceived safe havens, the yield …

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