Wall St. ends higher after earnings, deal news | Reuters

NEW YORK The S&P 500 hit a two-week high on Monday on the back of strong earnings, while a flurry of acquisitions indicated corporate America continues to see untapped value in the market.Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones industrial average rose 77.18 points, or 0.43 percent, to 18,222.89, the S&P 500 .SPX gained 10.15 points, or 0.47 percent, to 2,151.31 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 52.43 points, or 1 percent, to 5,309.83.

(Reporting by Caroline Valetkevitch; Editing by Nick Zieminski)

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Updated Date: Oct 25, 2016 02:00 AM

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