The market was boosted Monday by President Trump’s signing of the new stimulus deal the night before, even as many economists say the bill is coming too late.
Here's how Wall Street opened:
- The Dow opened 0.5%, or 142 points, higher.
- The S&P 500 also rose 0.5%.
- The Nasdaq Composite opened up 0.5%.
Reminder: This week is another shortened trading week due to the New Year’s holiday on Friday.