U.S. stocks climbed to record highs

New York, U.S. stocks climbed to record highs Thursday.

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 182.24, or 0.7 percent, to 27,674.80.

The broader Standard and Poor's 500 index rose 8.40, or 0.3 percent, to 3,085.18.

The technology-heavy Nasdaq composite index rose 23.89, or 0.3 percent, to 8,434.52.

Source: Saudi Press Agency