Stocks are climbing again as investors applaud quarterly results from companies including Facebook
Industries that have plunged this month, including technology and internet companies and retailers, rose on Wednesday.
After a rally a day earlier, the S&P 500 is on track for its first two-day winning streak since late September. The index is still down 6.5 percent in October and is headed for its worst monthly loss since .
Markets also rose in
The S&P 500 rose 31 points, or 1.1 percent, to 2,713.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 267 points, or 1.1 percent, to 25,149. The Nasdaq composite rose 128 points, or 1.8 percent, to 7,288.
Bond prices fell. The yield on the 10-year Treasury rose to 3.14 percent.
Stocks are opening broadly higher on
Technology and internet stocks rose sharply early Wednesday.
Amazon, which has lost almost a quarter of its value over the last month, rose 3.3 percent.
The S&P 500 index rose 25 points, or 1 percent to 2,708.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 29 points, or 0.1 percent, to 25,083. The Nasdaq composite rose 122 points, or 1.7 percent, to 7,285.
Bond prices fell. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note rose to 3.14 percent.