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Wed Jan 2, 2013 10:11am EST
 
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Jan 2 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Wednesday:

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U.S. stocks soared on the first day of trading in 2013 after U.S. lawmakers agreed a deal to avoid massive tax hikes and spending cuts that had threatened to hurt economic growth. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 1.14 percent, the Standard & Poor's 500 Index up 1.34 percent, and the Nasdaq Composite Index up 2.47 percent. Wednesday marked the best day for the Nasdaq since June 30.

** BANK OF AMERICA CORP, $12.05, up 4 pct (0943 ET)

** WELLS FARGO & CO, $34.99, up 2.3 pct (0943 ET)

** JPMORGAN CHASE & CO, $44.93, up 2.8 pct (0942 ET)   Continued...