Fed Fuels Market for Second Straight Day

The Federal Reserve seems to have boosted the markets for a second day. The Dow is now at a new post-recession high.

The Dow closed at 13,593.37, up 53.51 points, or 0.4 percent. This is the Dow's highest close since Dec. 10, 2007.

The Dow is also up 108 percent from its post-recession low of 6547.05, March 9, 2009.

The NASDAQ and S&P ended the day higher, as well.

Also of note, Apple stock closed at a new high of $691.28 amid all the fuss over iPhone 5.

CLOSE

POINT CHANGE

% CHANGE

S&P

1,465.77

5.78

40%

Nasdaq

3,183.95

28.12

89%

Dow

13,593.37

53.51

40%

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