Retail shares and the major indices all held on to gains after the release of notes from the most recent meeting of the Federal Reserve indicated a slow increase in interest rates, and only when economic vitality is deemed sufficient to bear it.
The S&P 500 Retailing Industry Group logged its second straight day of gains, growing 1.1 percent to 887.06. The percentage gain matched those of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which ended the day at 16,437.18, and the S&P 500, which ascended to 1,872.18.
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