Stocks opened higher to begin the week but ended up with the S&P and NASDAQ closing positive and another record high for the NASDAQ. In economic news, home builder sentiment jumped to a record high of 78 in August.
Dow Jones finished -86 at 27,844
S&P 500 finished +9 at 3,381
NASDAQ finished +110 at 11,129
The 10 Year Treasury closed down 2 basis points yielding 0.69%
Oil prices closed up $0.81 ending at $42.82 a barrel
Gold prices closed up $44.00 ending at $1,993 an ounce
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