How the Dow Jones industrial average finished Thursday

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Posted: Dec 08, 2016 4:54 PM

After a quiet start, major U.S. stock indexes again set all-time highs Thursday afternoon as the market built on a surge the previous day. Banks continued to lead the way as bond yields jumped, and small-company stocks soared again.

On Thursday:

The Dow Jones industrial average gained 65.19 points, or 0.3 percent, to 19,614.81.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index added 4.84 points, or 0.2 percent, to 2,246.19.

The Nasdaq composite jumped 23.59 points, or 0.4 percent, to 5,417.36.

For the week:

The Dow is up 444.39 points, or 2.3 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 54.24 points, or 2.5 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 161.70 points, or 3.1 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is up 2,189.78 points, or 12.6 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 202.25 points, or 9.9 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 409.95 points, or 8.2 percent.