Article Photos: 'Fiscal cliff' compromise is welcomed by investors worldwide 2/3

Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013.The “fiscal cliff” compromise, for all its chaos and controversy, was enough to send the stock market shooting higher Wednesday, the first trading day of the new year. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig) ORG XMIT: NYSW101