3 weeks US stocks gain on stimulus talks, shrugging off Trump-Biden brawl Inquirer
    NEW YORK, United States - Wall Street stocks gained Wednesday on good US economic data and revived stimulus hopes as investors shrugged off a contentious presidential debate between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden. After European equities retreated, US equities mounted a rally following upbeat comments by US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin that reopened the door to a potential stimulus deal with congressional Democrats. In an interview with CNBC on Wednesday morning, Mnuchin said he was "hopeful" over the talks' prospects, and that "We're going to give it one more serious try to get this ... more