Published December 10, 2012
NEW YORK – Stocks edged higher on Monday as technology shares bounced back after recent weakness and McDonald's posted strong monthly sales.
Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 14.75 points, or 0.11 percent, to end unofficially at 13,169.88. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index was up just 0.48 of a point, or 0.03 percent, to finish unofficially at 1,418.55. The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 8.92 points, or 0.30 percent, to close unofficially at 2,986.96.
(Reporting by Angela Moon; Editing by Jan Paschal)