North American stock markets stage rally after plunging on rate, war concerns

A man walks in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko) A man walks in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)