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Wall Street closed positive on Fed non-tapering talks

FXstreet.com (San Francisco) - The US stocks market closed higher on Thursday as investors were optimistic about the Fed QE. GDP and Jobless claims in the US suggested the Federal Reserve's bond-buying program would remain intact.

The Dow Jones advanced 21.73 points or 0.14% to close the day at 15,324.53. The S&P 500 index added 6.05 points or 0.37% to end at 1,654.41. And the Nasdaq Composite climbed 23.78 points or 0.69% to 3,491.30.

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