S&P 500 Hits Record High After Debt Ceiling Deal

Trading follows deal in Congress to avert default

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The S&P 500 hit a new intra-day high Thursday, a day after Congress voted to reopen the government and avert a default by raising the debt ceiling.

The index was trading at $1,733 shortly before markets closed.

The Nasdaq was also up 0.41 percent, and the Dow Jones dipped slightly, by 0.17 percent.

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