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The New York Times
Tuesday, March 10, 2009 — 4:10 PM ET
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Dow Soars 379 Points as Investors Find Faint Signs of Hope

Wall Street soared on Tuesday in its biggest rally of the
year after investors found a glimmer of optimism in the
financial sector. The Dow Jones industrial average closed up
379.44 points, or 5.8 percent, at 6,926.49, while the
Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index was up 6.4 percent and the
Nasdaq composite index rose 7.1 percent. The factors fueling
the rally included a memorandum from Citigroup saying that
the bank had been profitable in the first two months of the
year; calls for regulatory reforms from the Federal Reserve
chairman
, and the possibility that the government would
reinstate rules governing short sales of stocks.

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