Stocks closed up today following a report that Congress might reach a short-term agreement to raise the government borrowing limit and prevent a default.
Dow Jones finished +102 at 34,416
S&P 500 finished +18 at 4,363
NASDAQ finished +68 at 14,501
The 10 Year Treasury closed down 1 basis point yielding 1.52%
Oil prices closed down $1.83 ending at $77.10 v a barrel.
Gold prices closed up $4.00 ending at $1,765 an ounce.
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