Stocks opened flat to begin the day, but managed to gain momentum throughout the day, with every major index finishing in positive territory. In economic news, construction spending unexpectedly dropped about a half of percent in July.
Dow Jones +165 at 26,828
S&P 500 +12 at 3,307
NASDAQ +38 at 10,941
The 10 Year Treasury closed down 5 basis points yielding 0.52%
Oil prices closed up $0.51 ending at $41.52 a barrel
Gold prices closed up $44 ending at $2,030 an ounce
The days’ stock news:
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