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US STOCKS SNAPSHOT - Wall St up 1 pct boosted by data

Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 2:59 PM ET

NEW YORK, Nov 1 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks added to gains on Thursday, with major indexes up more than 1 percent after bullish jobs and consumer confidence data lifted sentiment.

The Dow Jones industrial average gained 167.49 points, or 1.28 percent, to 13,263.95. The S&P 500 gained 15.09 points, or 1.07 percent, to 1,427.25. The Nasdaq Composite added 41.97 points, or 1.41 percent, to 3,019.20.