U.S. stocks ended higher on Thursday as aircraft maker Boeing Co
It was the Dow's eighth straight day of gains.
Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones industrial average <.DJI> rose 37.48 points, or 0.39 percent, to end unofficially at 9,581.00. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index <.SPX> added 2.86 points, or 0.28 percent, to finish unofficially at 1,030.98. The Nasdaq Composite Index <.IXIC> gained 3.30 points, or 0.16 percent, to close unofficially at 2,027.73.
(Reporting by Caroline Valetkevitch; Editing by Jan Paschal)