Wall Street Strong Ahead Of State Of The Union


U.S. financial markets enjoyed a positive session on Wall Street, ahead of President Trump’s second State of the Union address this evening at the Capitol. At the Closing Bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 172.15 points to 25,411.52. Nasdaq was up 54.55, to 7402.08.

How did media stocks fare?

Beasley Broadcast Group sputtered again, slipping $0.07 to $4.39.

On the flip side, Nexstar Media Group improved by 89 cents and now sits at $84.24.

Also gaining ground: iHeartMedia, which soared 5 cents to $0.71 at it prepares to exit Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and trade once again as “IHRT.”