US stocks hit records after Trump signs $900B aid package

  • FILE - In this Nov. 23, 2020 file photo, a street sign is displayed at the New York Stock Exchange in New York. Stocks were moderately higher Monday, Dec. 28 in the final week of 2020 after President Donald Trump signed a $900 billion economic aid package that helps reduce uncertainty amid the re-imposition of travel and business curbs in response to a new coronavirus variant. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

Stocks began the final week of 2020 with more gains Monday, nudging the major U.S. indexes to record highs.