facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Stocks rise Monday with trading light

Dec. 10, 2012 at 6:45 PM   |   Comments

NEW YORK, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- Wall Street stocks posted muted gains Monday with under 3 billion shares traded.

By close of trading in New York, the Dow Jones industrial average added 14.75 points, or 0.11 percent, to 13,169.88.

The tech-heavy Nasdaq index gained 8.92 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,986.96. The Standard and Poor's 500 added 0.48 points, or 0.03 percent, to 1,418.55.

On the New York Stock Exchange, 1,678 stocks advanced and 1,356 declined on a volume of 2.9 billion shares traded.

The 10-year treasury note rose 2/32 to yield 1.621 percent.

The euro rose to $1.2938 from Friday's $1.2926. The dollar fell to 82.36 yen from 82.49 yen.

Japan's Nikkei 225 index added 0.07 percent, 6.36 points, to 9,533.75.

Britain's FTSE 100 index gained 0.12 percent, 7.23 points, to 5,921.63.

© 2012 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Freedom variant LCS takes to water Freedom variant LCS takes to water
2
MDA demos tracking, targeting capability of Aegis MDA demos tracking, targeting capability of Aegis
3
Australia upgrading Tiger helos; receives MH-60R from U.S. Australia upgrading Tiger helos; receives MH-60R from U.S.
4
CNN absent from the Dish Network lineup CNN absent from the Dish Network lineup
5
Statoil makes oil find in North Sea Statoil makes oil find in North Sea
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback