December 1 U.S. stock market sharply higher. At the close, the Dow Jones industrial average rose 249.76 points to close at 11,255.78 points, or 2.27%. Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 25.52 points to close at 1206.07 points, or 2.16%. The Nasdaq composite index rose 51.20 points to close at 2549.43 points, or 2.05%.
Broad based financial stocks, Bank of America rose 3.20%, AIG rose 2.40%, up 2.38% Citigroup, JP Morgan Chase rose 2.01%, up 1.88% Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs rose 1.48%.
News of the U.S. in November the number of private sector jobs of 9.3 million people, has been growing for 10 consecutive months, November to increase the number of 3-year record high; the United States in October construction spending data was better than expected growth in consecutive month.