The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500 index and Nasdaq
Composite Index are off to their best starts to a year since 2006 after a
powerful series of gains.
closed up 0.5% on Thursday, pushing
its year-to-date gain to 2.89%, which would mark the best first seven
days to a year since 2006, when stocks burst 3.04% higher over the same
period. The S&P 500 index
rose 0.5% on the day and has returned
3.58% thus far this year, its best start since a 3.68% gain 13 years
ago, while the Nasdaq Composite
booked a 0.4% gain, enough for a 5.3%
year-to-date advance, representing its best seven-session to kick off a
year since its 5.72% rise also in 2006.
(aztán mi jött 2006 után...? na, majd kiderül lesz-e szinkronicitás...)