Stock market live Tuesday: Dow tops 30,000, small caps' best month ever, oil hits highest level since March
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Stocks rose for a second day Tuesday as the Trump administration began the transition process to President-elect Biden's team, easing concerns about a drawn out election fight. Stocks that would benefit most from a vaccine reopening the economy led the gains for a second day with airlines and cruise lines jumping. The Dow Jones Industrial Average topped the 30,000 level for the first time ever. For continuous real-time insight on the market see below.