Investors embraced Trump's election, snapping up stocks and selling bonds. The Dow climbed 256.95 points to 18589.69, as financial, drug and engineering shares rallied. The yield on the 10-year Treasury surged to 2.07%.

Bank stocks racked up big gains, aided by hopes for reduced regulation and stronger growth.

Executives world-wide were confronted with a political and economic landscape radically changed by the election.

The Federal Reserve will face a new president who has expressed varying views about its policies.

A "fiduciary rule" for retirement assets is in jeopardy after Trump's win.

Viacom's earnings slid 71% on weakness at its networks and at the box office.

GM will cut shifts at two U.S. plants early next year, idling 2,000 workers.

Burberry's profit tumbled 40% in the first half amid higher costs.

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

November 10, 2016 02:47 ET (07:47 GMT)

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