The markets dropped again at the open but, just like yesterday, managed to gain momentum and finish with every major index in positive territory. In Economic news, consumer sentiment was 73.7 for May, higher than the expected 65.
Dow Jones +60 at 23,685
S&P 500 +11 at 2,864
NASDAQ +71 at 9,015
The 10 Year Treasury closed up 2 basis points yielding 0.64%
Oil prices closed up $2.04 ending at $29.60 a barrel
Gold prices closed up $13 ending at $1,753 an ounce
In the days’ stock news:
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