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US stocks: End higher on jobless claims

The Dow Jones industrial average was up 46.09 points,or 0.36 per cent,at 12,984.76.

Wall Street stocks rose on Thursday after data showed the US labor market remained on the mend,but the market once again stalled as it approached peaks not seen since before the 2008 collapse of Lehman Brothers.

The Dow Jones industrial average was up 46.09 points,or 0.36 per cent,at 12,984.76. The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index was up 5.79 points,or 0.43 per cent,at 1,363.45. The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 23.81 points,or 0.81 per cent,at 2,956.98.