Stock market rises broadly as attention turns to corporate results
U.S. stocks rose on Monday, with major indexes advancing in a broad rally as strong economic data and corporate earnings moved back into the spotlight. The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.77% rose 200 points, or 0.8%, to 24,565. The S&P 500 SPX, +0.62% added 18 points to 2,674, a rise of 0.7%. The Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, +0.42% rose 32 points, or 0.5%, to 7,139.Gains were broad-based, with all 11 primary S&P 500 sectors higher on the day.