The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged up 83.10 points to 12,758.85 Wednesday after the Federal Reserve announced it will not raise interest rates until at least late 2014 and added that it expects to maintain a “highly accommodative” stance to support the recovery.

Meanwhile, the Nasdaq – fueled by Apple’s strong earnings report – rallied up 31.67 points to close at 2,818.31. The S&P 500 added another 11.41 points to finish at 1,326.06.

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