Dow Hits Another High as Fed Holds Steady

Bernanke & Co. kept rates unchanged, lifting its view on the economy but citing inflation threats. Also in focus: GM, Boeing, Altria

Wall Street took no news as good news Wednesday, sending stocks modestly higher after the Federal Reserve chose to hold interest rates steady. The Dow marked its 12th all-time closing high in 17 sessions as investors also digested surging oil prices and the latest torrent of earning releases.

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