Shares of manufacturing and transportation companies rose as traders bet the Republican majority in Congress will move faster than anticipated with economic legislation. Progress on the health-care bill in the Senate could restore investor confidence in lawmakers' ability to pass a tax-cut bill, said Quincy Krosby, chief market strategist at Prudential Financial.
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(END) Dow Jones Newswires
June 23, 2017 16:19 ET (20:19 GMT)