The S&P 500 is closing at a new record high. It jumped 28 points today to 18-74 after Russia's president remarked that there was no need to use military force in Ukraine's Crimea region. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 228 points to 16-396. The Nasdaq had the strongest percentage gain of the three main stock indexes. It gained 75 points to 43-52, a jump of more than one-point-seven percent.
Posted Tuesday, March 4th 2014 @ 1pm by KFBK News
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