Wednesday, September 19 15:26:45
U.S. stocks edged higher today in reaction to data which showed the pace of home resales rose in August to its fastest in over two years.
The Dow Jones industrial average gained 36.62 points, or 0.27 percent, to 13,601.26. The Standard and Poor's 500 Index rose 2.45 points, or 0.17 percent, to 1,461.77.
The Nasdaq Composite Index added 0.97 points, or 0.03 percent, to 3,178.78.