US stocks ended in the green on Thursday, as the Nasdaq Composite soared to a new closing record.
Investors cheered a better-than-expected jobs report this morning, with a record 4.8 million jobs added in June. The unemployment rate fell to 11.1%.
Here's where the market closed:
- The Dow closed up 0.4%, or 92 points.
- The S&P 500 finished 0.5% higher.
- The Nasdaq Composite closed up 0.5%, setting an all-time closing high.
Remember: The market will remain closed on Friday for the Independence Day holiday.