Stocks rocket to notch third daily gain in a row on expectations of strong stimulus

Mark DeCambre
Stocks rocket to notch third daily gain in a row on expectations of strong stimulus

U.S. stocks roared higher Thursday, with the Dow up for a third straight day, despite a report from the Labor Department that showed unemployment claims soared to a record 3.28 million last week, as the coronavirus pandemic shut down businesses across the nation.