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The Dow added 400 points in Tuesday afternoon trading after the Trump administration postponed planned tariffs on China, alleviating traders’ fears that the trade war between the two countries was escalating.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 1.56%, or 403 points, to 26,301, while the S&P 500 rose 1.6%, or 46 points, to 2,929. The Nasdaq composite led the gains, jumping 149 points,