US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street gains with boosts from trade, Boeing CEO ouster


Dec 23 (Reuters) - Wall Street's main indexes closed at record highs on Monday after President Donald Trump said an initial U.S.-China trade pact would be signed soon, while Boeing gave a big boost to the Dow after the planemaker ousted its chief executive officer.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 96.61 points, or 0.34%, to 28,551.7, the S&P 500 gained 2.8 points, or 0.09%, to 3,224.02 and the Nasdaq Composite added 20.69 points, or 0.23%, to 8,945.65. (Reporting by Lewis Krauskopf; Editing by Sandra Maler)