Stocks moved higher for a 2nd consecutive day, with the NASDAQ leading the way, up 1%. In economic news, industrial production increased 0.4% in August, slightly lower than expected.
Dow Jones +2 at 27,996
S&P 500 +18 at 3,401
NASDAQ +134 at 11,190
The 10 Year Treasury closed up 1 basis point yielding 0.68%
Oil prices closed up $1.01 ending at $38.27 a barrel
Gold prices closed down $2 ending at $1,953 an ounce
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