Stocks closed higher today with investors awaiting the start of first-quarter earnings season to confirm the boost to corporate profits expected against an improving economic backdrop.
Dow Jones finished +57 at 33,503
S&P 500 finished +17 at 4,097
NASDAQ finished +140 at 13,829
The 10 Year Treasury closed down 3 basis points yielding 1.62%
Oil prices closed down $0.02 ending at $59.75 a barrel.
Gold prices closed up $15.00 ending at $1,756 an ounce.
In the days’ stock news:
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