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REUTERS/Brendan McDermidSummary S&P 500 posts record closing highOil prices fall, dollar gainsNEW YORK, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Global stock indexes mostly climbed and the S&P 500 posted a record closing high on Thursday,helped by gains in consumer discretionary and technology shares, while U.S. Treasury yields jumped.
[nL1N2RH2GN]The S&P 500 consumer discretionary index (.SPLRCD) was up 1.4%.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) fell 6.26 points, or 0.02%, to 35,603.08, the S&P 500 (.SPX) gained 13.59 points, or 0.30%, to 4,549.78 and the Nasdaq Composite (.IXIC) added 94.02 points, or 0.62%, to 15,215.70.
The dollar index rose to 93.76, up 0.17%.
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