S&P 500 gains most since 2011 to halt 6-day rout as dollar rises

WITH A RALLY NOT SEEN SINCE 2011, U.S. equity markets recovered some of the losses during a six-day rout. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index gained 3.9 percent Wednesday, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 3.95 percent.  / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/TIM BOYLE
WITH A RALLY NOT SEEN SINCE 2011, U.S. equity markets recovered some of the losses during a six-day rout. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index gained 3.9 percent Wednesday, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 3.95 percent. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/TIM BOYLE
NEW YORK - U.S. stocks rallied the most since 2011, halting a six-day rout, as investors found some relief after the worst global equity rout in almost four years. Treasuries fell and the dollar rose. The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index jumped 3.9 percent amid a second day of dramatic swings in equity markets, succeeding…

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