Stocks opened higher to begin the week, with the DOW and S&P both finishing in positive territory. In economic news, the consumer sentiment index came in at 71.9 for August, lower than the expected 72.5.
Dow Jones +358 at 27,791
S&P 500 +9 at 3,360
NASDAQ -43 at 10,968
The 10 Year Treasury closed up 1 basis point yielding 0.57%
Oil prices closed up $0.79 ending at $42.01 a barrel
Gold prices closed up $6 ending at $2,035 an ounce
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