Today Stock Markets

On Wednesday, US stocks thundered, and the Dow Jones and S & P 500 both rose below 4%.

Former US Vice President Joe Biden’s dazzling performance in the Democratic presidential candidate primary party led to a strong rebound in US stocks. The 225 index closed up more than 1% today.

The Nikkei 225 index rose 229.06 points, or 1.09%, to close at 21329.12 points. The TOPIX stock price index (TOPIX) rose 13.21 points, or 0.88%, to close at 1515.71 points.

The broad S&P 500 advanced 4.2 percent to 3,130 counts. The composite index of the Nasdaq technology exchange rose 3.9 percent to 9,018 points.

On Wednesday, the DAX rose 1.2 percent to 12,127.69 points.