US STOCKS-S&P 500 closes higher in late session U-turn
Wall Street reversed its losseslate Tuesday, with the S&P 500 and the Dow reclaiming positiveterritory by the close in a tug-of-war between stocks thatthrived amid lockdowns and those that stand to benefit most froma reopening economy. The Nasdaq was the only major U.S. stock index to loseground on the day. Market-leading growth stocks, which thrived amidpandemic-related lockdowns, weighed on stocks for much of theday as investors favored shares that stand to gain most asongoing vaccine deployment allows economic restrictions to belifted.
Published:2/23/2021 3:15:55 PM