Transcript for Stocks Hit Record Highs, Gas Prices Hit 2-Year Low
The u.S.S. Cole was diverted to rescue them. If you're in stocks, the week already off to a bright start. Betty lui here to tell us why. Good morning to you. Reporter: Good morning, josh. The dow is opening at another record high. Stocks have risen for five consecutive weeks. The dow surged on friday after news that the economy created 204,000 jobs in october. A lot more than expected. Add in a two-year low for gas prices at $3.18 a gallon and market professionals say this economy is sprinting toward the finish this year. Ten states this morning reported average gas prices below $3 a gallon. With all the good news, americans may be tempted to pull our their wallets, likely keeping the cheer in stocks. Cautious optimism abounds. Two more retailers joining
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