U.S. exchanges ended trading at peak levels
Major U.S. stock indices reached new closing highs on Monday. The Dow Jones ended trading up 0.68%, the S&P 500 added 0.87% and the NASDAQ gained 0.74%. The driver was the signing by the U.S. President Donald Trump of the economic stimulus package on Sunday. The move had a positive effect on investor sentiment because, in addition to the fact of the bailout, it cleared up the uncertainty surrounding economic support and avoided a temporary shutdown government. The signed law allows Americans to receive cash payments - market players believe this will support the U.S. economy during a period of increased pandemic coronavirus, forcing new business and social restrictions. On Monday, the demand for shares of travel agencies and air carriers, which were among the leaders of growth - their securities went up by 2 - 4%.