A four-day slide for stocks is halted in rousing fashion, with broad gains on unexceptional...

|By:, SA News Editor

A four-day slide for stocks is halted in rousing fashion, with broad gains on unexceptional volume, and with the DJIA grabbing a 200-point gain in the last few trades. The Dow closes +2.1% (+200.19) to 9,962.88; S&P 500 +2.3% (+23.43) to 1,066.06; Nasdaq +1.8% (+37.94) to 2,097.55. Crude +3.3% to $79.98. Gold +1.6% to $1,047.40.