Stocks managed to end Monday higher on Wall Street as markets regrouped after their biggest weekly drop since June.
Stocks managed to end a mostly volatile day on Wall Street on Monday as the market regrouped after the biggest weekly drop since June.
The S&P 500 shook off the afternoon’s decline and rallied higher. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose and the Nasdaq fell. Financial and energy stocks edged up, helping offset losses in health care. Energy companies benefited from higher oil and natural gas prices.
The S&P 500 rose 10.15 points, or 0.2%, to 4,468.73.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 261.91 points, or 0.8%, to 34,869.63.
The Nasdaq fell 9.91 points, or 0.1%, to end at 15,105.58.
The Russell 2000 Index of Small Companies rose 13.24 points, or 0.6%, to 2,240.78.
for the year:
The S&P 500 is up 712.66 points, or 19%.
The Dow is up 4,263.15 points, or 13.9%.
The Nasdaq is up 2,217.30 points, or 17.2%.
The Russell 2000 is up 265.93 points, or 13.5%.