The Associated Press
Stocks closed slightly higher Monday as investors turned their focus to corporate news and as tensions eased in Ukraine.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 16.05 points, or 0.1 percent, to 16,569.98.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose 5.33 points, or 0.3 percent, to 1,936.92.
The Nasdaq composite rose 30.43 points, or 0.7 percent, to 4,401.33.
For the year:
The Dow is down 6.68 points, less than 0.1 percent.
The S&P 500 index is up 88.56 points, or 4.8 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 224.74 points, or 5.4 percent.
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