HB NEW YORK. The Dow Jones Index rose 0.5 percent to 11,168 points. The U.S. technology exchange Nasdaq gained 0.6 percent to 2521 points. The broader S & P 500 Index rose 0.5 percent to 1189 points.
The Fed announces its decision on Wednesday evening (GMT) after two days of deliberations. It is generally expected that they will once again announce Bond purchases. The job dampened misery under which the buying mood of U.S. consumers. In September, the expenditure so laid only 0.2 percent the previous month.
Economists had expected an increase of 0.4 percent. Half an hour after the start of trading should also data on Bausaugaben and the U.S. purchasing managers’ index will be published to the industry.
Shares in the indebted U.S. bond insurer Ambac reported shortly after the market launch by more than 50 percent to 0.40 dollars. The company had previously indicated that it is still not close before the end of an application for creditor protection should fail, talks with creditors on a plan for a rapid pre-bankruptcy debt.
The title of Intel put about two percent to $ 20.54. Previously, the world’s largest chip maker had said that to make chips for the startup company Achronix Semiconductor.