According to experts, investors hope for a peaceful resolution of the situation around Ukraine soon, nevertheless, the market remains very volatile.

Trading on Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange started for the second day in a row with an increase in the main indices, according to data posted on the trading platform’s website.

The Dow Jones industrial Average rose by 430.93 points (1.28%) to 33,975.27 points in the first minutes of trading. The S&P 500 index gained 67.11 points (1.57%), rising to 4,329.56 points. The NASDAQ electronic exchange index rose by 268.15 points (2.07%) to 13,216.77 points.

According to experts, investors hope for a peaceful resolution of the situation around Ukraine soon, nevertheless, the market remains very volatile. “We are in an environment of maximum uncertainty. Everything can change upside down in 24 hours in the current situation,” the Wall Street Journal newspaper quotes Peter Garnry, responsible for investment strategy at Saxo Bank.

The price of WTI crude oil futures for April delivery rose by $0.92 (0.95%) to $97.25 per barrel.