S&P, Dow Jones hit new highs as trade worries ease, dollar slips


The Dow Jones Industrial Average was the last among Wall Street's main indexes to regain record territory on Thursday as technology companies led a broad-based rally and trade worries faded. Tech stocks lead all three major US indexes higher, with the S&P 500 also hitting a new high. Microsoft Corp and Apple Inc were up 1.5 percent and 0.

8 percent, respectively. The companies headed up the tech sector's 1.1 percent gain. The rally reflected a market that seems to have taken the ongoing trade dispute in stride, after both.

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