Monday, December 23 14:44:02
U.S. stocks opened higher today, extending the previous week's steep rally as Apple surged on a distribution deal with China Mobile.
The Dow Jones industrial average was up 63.97 points, or 0.39 percent, at 16,285.11. The Standard and Poor's 500 Index was up 8.26 points, or 0.45 percent, at 1,826.58. The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 29.75 points, or 0.72 percent, at 4,134.49.
Shares of Apple rose 3.1 percent to $566.92.