Wall Street closes higher as financials gain | Reuters

NEW YORK U.S. stocks rose on Monday, rebounding from losses last week, as financials gained with Berkshire Hathaway (BRKa.N) and weakness in the dollar eased worries about earnings for multinationals.

The Dow Jones industrial average .DJI rose 117.52 points, or 0.66 percent, to 17,891.16, the S&P 500 .SPX gained 16.09 points, or 0.78 percent, to 2,081.39 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 42.24 points, or 0.88 percent, to 4,817.59.

(Reporting by Chuck Mikolajczak; Editing by Nick Zieminski)

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Updated Date: May 03, 2016 01:45 AM

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