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Stocks extend their gains, though tech companies lag

Retailers and airlines helped lift U.S. stocks broadly higher Monday, extending the market’s gains from last week. Consumer-focused and industrial companies grabbed most of the gains. Banks and healthcare stocks also rose. Energy companies climbed alon…


Stocks rise broadly, but tech shares lag

Stocks closed broadly higher on Wall Street on Monday as retailers and other consumer-focused companies post solid gains. Macy’s led the way higher among retailers, jumping 6.1%. Kohl’s climbed 3.2%, and Home Depot rose 1.2%. SodaStream jumped 9.4% aft…





Stocks open higher on optimism about U.S.-China trade talks

Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street following an upbeat finish last week amid signs of progress in resolving the trade dispute between the United States and China. Investors were also weighing the latest corporate earnings and deal news Monday. So…