Four leading US equity indices, including the country's primary benchmark the S&P 500, hit record highs in Monday's trading following a rebound in crude oil and expectations of a considerable spending plan by the President-elect Donald Trump.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Russell 2000 index of smaller companies have been outperforming since Trump's victory earlier this month, rising a further 0.5% yesterday (21 November) to close...
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