Stocks rally on GE deal as Dow jumps about 100 points

April 10, 2015 8:12 PM

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Stocks rally on GE deal as Dow jumps about 100 points

Stocks rose for a third straight day Friday as the Dow rallied nearly 100 points and jumped back above the 18,000 level to close out a strong week.

Markets got a boost from GE (GE) as its shares surged more than 11% on a deal to sell the bulk of its GE Capital banking business that could give shareholders a potential $90 billion return.

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