Best Market Streak Since 1933

Ignore the harsh unemployment news: If the markets are any indication, the U.S. is actually in the throes of an economic recovery. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 39.51 points to 8017.59, its highest close since Feb. 9. The four-week streak of gains was the highest since 1933. Meanwhile, S&P added 8.12 to end at 842.5 and Nasdaq added 19.24 to close at 1621.87, and is up 2.8 percent this year.