Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on March 09, 2020.
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Dow Jones Industrial Average rallies 829 points
The Dow rallied 829.16 points, or 3.15%, to close at 27,110.68. The S&P 500 jumped 2.62% to 3,193.93. The Nasdaq Composite surged 2.06% to hit a record high and close at 9,814.08. A record surge in U.S. jobs sent stocks flying as traders cheered the prospects of the economy reopening.
A record 2.5 million jobs added
U.S. employers added a shocking 2.5 million jobs last month — the largest gain on record —