Industrials Up as Health-Care Progress Seen Boding Well for Tax Law -- Industrials Roundup

FeaturesDow Jones Newswires

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.

--By Rob Curran, rob.curran@dowjones.com

Continue Reading Below

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

June 23, 2017 16:19 ET (20:19 GMT)