1st LD: U.S. stocks close higher for fourth day
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
NEW YORK, Feb. 14 (Xinhua) -- U.S. stocks ended higher on Wednesday, notching a four-day winning streak.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 253.04 points, or 1.03 percent, to 24,893.49. The S&P 500 increased 35.69 points, or 1.34 percent, to 2,698.63. The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 130.10 points, or 1.86 percent, to 7,143.62.
For Chinese companies listed in the United States, shares of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba soared 4.19 percent to settle at 186.76 U.S. dollars, while shares of a ...