World stocks surge; Dow makes new all-time highs

The U.S. Dow Jones Industrial Index broke its all-time record Tuesday and around the world stocks rose strongly, following better-than-expected economic data in Europe and the United States and a pledge from China…

Shanghai stock index: 45-month low

Stock prices in Shanghai continued to slide after Tuesday’s close below 2,000 points, and the Shanghai Composite Index continued its downward trend…