Upward grind continued in global markets led by supportive data on Thursday. Euro against US dollar too ended higher post European Central Bank (ECB) meet. Meanwhile, ECB kept rates unchanged and Bank of Japan too left interest rates & asset purchases unchanged.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.23 percent or 33.25 points to close at 14,329.49. Nasdaq Composite rose 0.30 percent or 9.72 points to 3,232.09. Standard & Poor's 500 added 0.18 percent or 2.80 points at 1,544.26.
Meanwhile, European markets namely France's CAC, Germany's DAX and Britain's FTSE were up 0.2-0.5 percent.
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