Stocks closed higher today after traders continued to fixate on dimming prospects of more stimulus before the election. Third-quarter corporate earnings results rolled in mixed, and a new report weekly jobless claims came in better-than-feared.
Dow Jones finished +153 at 28,363
S&P 500 finished +18 at 3,453
NASDAQ finished +21 at 11,506
The 10 Year Treasury closed up 4 basis points yielding 0.86%
Oil prices closed up $0.63 ending at $40.66 a barrel
Gold prices closed down $22.20 ending at $1,907 an ounce
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