The rally took the major averages within 2 percent of their all-time intraday highs, a stunning recovery from a plunge in stock futures overnight.
U.S. stock index futures tumbled on Wednesday, with investors across the world on edge, as Donald Trump secured the White House.
U.S. government debt prices were mostly mixed on Wednesday, with bond investors digesting the news that Trump had secured the White House.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Thursday as traders digested Tuesday's presidential election.
European stocks ended sharply higher on Wednesday, after starting the session with significant losses, as investors digested Donald Trump's win in the U.S. presidential race.
The U.S. dollar traded higher on Wednesday as investors digested Donald Trump's stunning victory over Hillary Clinton.
Oil cut losses of almost 4 percent as the market recovered from its initial reaction to Donald Trump's surprise victory.
Gold's price fell back below $1,300 an ounce as the U.S. dollar moved higher and stocks trimmed losses.
The U.S. Treasuries market rallied Wednesday, driving benchmark yields to their lowest level in a month.
Asian stocks tumbled and investors scrambled into assets perceived to be safe on nervousness over the outcome of the U.S. presidential election.
The dollar tiptoed higher early on Wednesday, as markets put a higher chance on Hillary Clinton winning the U.S. presidential election.
U.S. equities closed higher on Tuesday, led by utilities, as investors awaited the results of the U.S. presidential election.
European stocks closed higher on Tuesday afternoon as investors focused on the U.S. presidential elections.
Investors unwound some of their recent bets against economically sensitive assets such as crude and equities.
The Mexican peso and Canadian dollar gained as investors upped their bets on a win for Hillary Clinton in the presidential election.
Gold stuck to a narrow range during Asian hours on Tuesday as investors remained wary of the outcome of the U.S. presidential election.
Asian bourses closed mostly higher on Tuesday after wavering mid-session, as the world's most closely watched election drew near.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a flat open with investors focused firmly on the elections as voters head to the ballot box on Tuesday.
Stocks kicked off the week on a high note, trading sharply higher after the FBI again cleared Hillary Clinton over her use of a private server.
U.S. sovereign bonds prices were lower Monday as investors flocked back to equities as the chances of a Hillary Clinton victory appeared to grow.