At the closing bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stood at 25,574.73, up 0.8 percent.
Industrial companies that advanced included Dow members Caterpillar and Boeing which won 2.0 and 2.4 percent and Cummins, which advanced 1.9 percent.
Wall Street surged to fresh highs on Thursday as rising oil prices lifted energy stocks and upbeat forecast from No. 2 USA carrier Delta Air Lines drove airline stocks higher. The Nasdaq Composite Index's more than 5% advance so far this month, marks the best start to a year since 2004.
Delta Air Lines surged 4.8 percent after reporting fourth-quarter earnings of 96 cents per share, eight cents above analyst expectations.
The Dow is up 1,083.97 points, or 4.4 percent. On the Nasdaq, 1,445 issues rose and 969 fell.
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In 2008, agents arrived by helicopter at the Agriprocessors meatpacking plant in Postville, Iowa, and detained almost 400 workers. The manager was in Bangladesh and the owner, reached by phone, told the clerk to accept whatever documents were served.
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Goldman Sachs said Wednesday it believed OPEC would try to talk down crude oil prices if Brent tops $70 a barrel. US West Texas Intermediate crude futures were at $61.5 a barrel, 6 cents above their last settlement.