Dow, S&P 500 Close At Record Highs

(New York, NY) -- The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 are ending the day at record highs. The Dow is closing in on the 17-thousand mark. It closed today at 16-949, a rise of 28 points. The S&P 500 edged three points higher to 19-63. The Nasdaq gained nine points to 43-68.