How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday

AP News
Posted: Sep 08, 2015 5:20 PM

U.S. stocks surged on Tuesday, bouncing back from a big drop last week, as the market's recent bout of volatility continued. Investors were encouraged by a late rebound in China's stock market.

For the day:

The Dow rose 390.30 points, or 2.4 percent, to 16,492.68.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 48.19 points, or 2.5 percent, to 1,969.41.

The Nasdaq composite rose 128.01 points, or 2.7 percent, to 4,811.93.

For the year:

The Dow is down 1,330.39 points, or 7.5 percent.

The S&P 500 index is down 89.49 points, or 4.4 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 75.87 points, or 1.6 percent.