Claman on Call: U.S. Stocks Rally on ECB Decision


New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said at a news conference that he did not alter any of the footballs used in the Indianapolis Colts playoff game Sunday, and that he had no knowledge of any wrong-dong.

Looking at the markets -- stocks surged on both sides of the Atlantic, as investors cheered the European Central Bank's QE announcement. All three major U.S. indices had their biggest rally in two weeks with 56 stocks in the S&P 500 hitting record highs in Thursday's trading session.

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And on the same day that the ECB announced a massive stimulus plan, FBN's Liz Claman was in Davos, Switzerland, where she got to the take of world leader there. She was joined by BGC Partners' CEO Joe Jimenez about how the pharma giant was able to find its footing in the wake of the Swiss currency move, as well as Novartis' brand new blockbuster heart drug. Finally, Claman was joined by Cleveland Clinic CEO Dr. Toby Cosgorve who talked about the state of global healthcare and the ongoing fight against Ebola.

Head to for full interviews and a taste of some Davos dish with FBN's Charlie Gasparino.

Coming up tomorrow: Claman has an exciting line-up for her last day of Davos coverage. She'll be speaking with the president of Egypt, the president of U.C. Rusal and JP Morgan Chase International CEO Jacob Frenkel.

Be sure to check out all of today's segments on and tune into Countdown to the Closing Bell every week day at 3 p.m. ET.

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