Market Snapshot: Dow, S&P 500 aim for record finishes as tech-stock rout eases

The Dow and the S&P 500 closed at records Tuesday as technology shares rebounded following a two-day decline. But the market’s focus was on the Federal Reserve’s two-day monetary policy meeting and Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.44% climbed 92.80 points, or 0.4%, to close at 21,328.47 after touching an all-time intraday high of 21,332.77. The S&P 500 index SPX, +0.45% added 10.96 points, or 0.5%, to finish at 2,440.35, also trading in record territory, supported by materials and information technology sectors.

The Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, +0.73% rose 44.90 points, or 0.7%, to end at 6,220.37.

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