The Dow surged 218 points and blasted to a new closing high, marking Day 2 of the "Trump Bounce" as Wall Street fears related to Donald Trump's election win gave way to hopes that the president-elect's policies could boost the economy. The euro rose to $1.1115 from $1.1020. Trump has said he would build a wall along Mexico's northern border and break trade deals with the country.
Well, certain sectors are rising sharply on the premise of a Trump presidency.
America's Dow Jones Industrial Average closed 1.4 per cent higher after a cautious start to trading, with Asian markets following suit as the Nikkei 225 recovered losses seen on Wednesday to rocket almost 7 per cent higher, and Hong Kong's Hang Seng rose 1.9 per cent.
The U.S. dollar, Mexican peso and world stocks fell, as Europe followed suite, tipping two percent lower in Frankfurt, London and Paris, but the British market rebounded briefly into slight gains after Trump's conciliatory acceptance speech.
Japan's yen, viewed as a safe haven currency in situations of worldwide volatility, strengthened by 2% against the dollar.
Trump's pledge to unify a deeply divided nation in his victory speech early Wednesday helped calm jitters in global financial markets.
Kathleen Brooks, research director at City Index, said: "Considering the win for Trump hasn't been America's Brexit, the Fed does not need to refrain from hiking interest rates to supress market volatility and protect from stock market declines".
Giant snowballs mysteriously appear on Russian beach Eleven miles of Siberian coastline were covered in giant, smooth boulders of ice late last week, and they weren't made by humans. The ones in Siberia vary in size, ranging from as small as tennis balls to almost one meter across.
But the US dollar remained under pressure, weakening on fears that Trump's victory could delay the US Federal Reserve from hiking interest rates. South Korea's Kospi shed 2.7 percent to 1,949.07, the Shanghai Composite index fell 1.3 percent to 3,106.23 and Australia's S&P ASX/200 in sank 1.7 percent to 5,167.00. "I think our trading partners are understandably perplexed and a little bit skiddish because they're concerned that Trump is going to be a little bit more isolationist in terms of trade".
France's Cac index and Germany's Dax are each down about 1.5% after heavier falls at the start of trading.
USA crude oil prices closed higher after being down earlier in the day.
Benchmark U.S. crude rose 29 cents to close at $45.27 a barrel in NY.
The Mexican peso tumbled as much as 12 percent, breaching 20 per dollar for the first time, while the Japanese yen climbed versus all major currencies. But the loonie was later trading at about 74.5 cents USA - down two-thirds of a U.S. cent from Tuesday's close but in line with recent values - in the hours before North American financial markets open at 9:30 a.m ET.
Trump doesn't formally take the reins of power until January but he will begin the transition to his presidency nearly immediately. Brent crude, used to price worldwide oils, gained 38 cents to $46.74 a barrel in London. In the coming weeks, investors will be looking to see if he further tempers some of the rhetoric that polarized American opinion and often spooked investors in financial markets.
Among Trump's campaign statements that have sparked concerns are his threat to restrict immigration to the USA, renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement that takes in Canada and Mexico and scuttle the Pacific Rim trade initiative known as TPP.
Trump had said a win for him would be "Brexit times ten". "But this president is instinctively Anglophile". Ukip insiders said Mr Farage would travel to Florida to give a speech this weekend and then on to NY .
It has since become an entrenched shopping tradition with a spending total that outstrips Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined. Last month, it said it would focus on combating fake reviews. " Singles Day 2016 is expected to be bigger than ever".
The Braves utterly and completely pole-axed the Cardinals over that span, outscoring them a combined 32-1 (!) in Games 5, 6 and 7. Carlos Santana also connected for the first of his three hits as Cleveland moved closer to its first championship since 1948.
In a statement, SDSU President Elliot Hirshman denounced the assault, calling hate crimes destructive to the spirit of the campus. Multiple reports of hate crimes against Muslims, Latinos, black people, and the LGBTQ community have already surfaced.
New York City police say a woman standing on a subway platform was pushed to her death in front of an oncoming train. A woman was killed instantly after she was pushed in front of a NY subway train during the morning rush hour.
Google launched the Pixel phone last month - the first "Daydream-ready" device - with the Daydream View following shortly after. But it's also because Daydream, unlike Gear VR, doesn't require users to plug their phones into any plugs or adapters.
It's all going down at the Javits Convention Center at 655 West 34th Street in Manhattan, with doors opening at 6:00 p.m. A release for the event warned attendees that they may end up outside based on the expected large crowd.
The Blues play in Nashville on Thursday night while the Blackhawks return home to play the Washington Capitals on Friday night. A key to that success is coach Joel Quenneville pairing Kane and Toews together since the start of the streak.
They record ten-second clips on a tiny camera, which are sent to the Snapchat app via wifi or Bluetooth. Snapchat has only made a limited number of these vending machines and they'll be touring the USA first.
In Florida, Georgia and Louisiana, he said , black early voting turnout is up by at least 17,000 votes from 2012. He said the system that they use to check voters in and verify their information was not consistently working.
Their choice for president was not revealed. "I don't think it has any impact, frankly". "I think it's sad, you know". On Tuesday (US time) radio host Rush Limbaugh claimed Mr Bush voted against his party due to "personal" factors.
In the last five years six groups of oviraptorosaurs identified in the region, dating from about 72 million years ago. Found on a construction site near Ganzhou, the skeleton belongs to a previously undiscovered species of oviraptosaur.
Clinton redoubled OH campaign efforts when the video's release, but failed to gain enough urban support to overcome Trump's lead. The campaign also sent actors Adam Scott, Kal Penn and the West Wing cast to stump throughout Northeast Ohio in October.
Officials expect this could be the "strongest language" on terrorism in an India-Japan joint statement in recent years. Swarup is part of the delegation accompanying Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Japan on a three-day visit.
Independence Party who had championed Brexit and campaigned alongside Trump, said, he " couldn't be happier ". Science Po political scientist Etienne Schweisguth said Trump's victory needs to be put in a broader context.
Adam and Bannan previously played together at Blackpool, with the former later moving on to Liverpool and then Stoke. But Adam said: "I won't retire, I won't retire, no chance". "We want to give them something.
Think about the ranchers in the West who are getting harassed by the Interior Department, or the laid-off timber workers. Think about the farmers here in Wisconsin who are being harassed by the EPA in the waters of the USA.
Gazelka, who was educated at Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Okla., said he never considered caucus leadership until Hann lost. Dayton said Wednesday that he knew a Democratic takeover of the House was a reach but that he expected to hold the Senate.
First, you need a LAN cable (not included with the PS4 Pro), broadband network access, and both consoles switched on. The users would find the graphics much better comparing to PS4 while playing some of the games.
A spokesman for Deerfield, Illinois-based Walgreens declined to comment Tuesday beyond confirming the lawsuit had been filed. Theranos was accused of inaccurate blood testing devices by the Wall Street Journal beginning in October 2015.
Through the night, financial markets reacted violently to poll results and as Clinton's path to victory narrowed to a close. Federal Reserve still remains likely to hike interest rates in December, despite the surprise outcome of the election.
Ms Clinton, 69, led Mr Trump, by 44 per cent to 39 per cent, in the last Reuters/Ipsos national tracking poll before Election Day. Voting is also over in the vital swing state of Virginia and will end soon in the battlegrounds of North Carolina and Ohio.
LeSean McCoy, returning from his hamstring injury, had a game-high 85 yards on 21 carries, an average of four yards per attempt. While it was a wild game with over 700 yards of total offense, it was another game in Seattle with an officiating controversy.
Baffert attributes their separation to tension that exists when a trainer and jockey go through a winless period. Queen's Trust , with Frankie Dettori aboard, nailed favorite Lady Eli to win the $2 million Filly and Mare Turf.
Prior to her life-threatening robbery, the 36-year-old mother of two positively recognised Duvier on her Instagram account. Those who have followed Kardashian West's pregnancies shouldn't be that surprised by the news.
Stephenson was just starting to roll before this injury and without him the Pelicans' options on offense get even more limited. The Pelicans need a backcourt boost after learning Saturday that Stephenson needs groin surgery and will be out indefinitely .