A day of modest gains on Wall Street resulted in more milestones for U.S. stocks Wednesday as the Dow Jones industrial average closed above 23,000 points for the first time.
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Financial companies led U.S. stocks higher in midday trading Wednesday, putting the major indexes on track to set new records.
U.S. stock indexes were mostly higher in early trading Wednesday as the market added to its modest gains from a day earlier.
New York Mercantile Exchange oil futures nearest to delivery notched modest gains.
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What DTN Is Watching
The grain and oilseed complex has nothing new to keep track of, really, unless winter wheat contracts fall to new lows. Otherwise look for it to be another long, low volatility session. Equity traders will be cheering a decisive move about 23,000 by the DJIA when (not if) it happens. Meanwhile, financial markets will take note of September housing starts, building permits, and the release of the Beige Book.Weather
Dry and warm conditions remain in effect over all major crop regions Wednesday, again favorable for harvest.