The Dow Jones Industrial Average <. DJI> rose 70.57 points, or 0.29 percent, to 24,211.48, the S&P 500 <.
SPX> gained 7.71 points, or 0.29 percent, to 2,636.98 and the Nasdaq Composite <. IXIC> added 36.47 points, or 0.54 percent, to 6,812.84.
(Reporting by Chuck Mikolajczak; Editing by Nick Zieminski)
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