NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. bonds are jumping Tuesday morning as rising seductiveness rates give bank bonds a lift. Investors are also shopping big-name record companies. European indexes also climbed.
KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial normal rose 187 points, or 1.1 percent, to 17,679 as of 10:05 a.m. Eastern time. The Standard Poor’s 500 index picked adult 21 points, or 1 percent, to 2,068. The Nasdaq multiple index surged 58 points, or 1.2 percent, to 4,823.
BANK ON IT: Bond prices fell. The produce on a 10-year U.S. Treasury note rose to 1.86 percent from 1.84 percent. When seductiveness rates go up, as they have been recently, banks can make some-more income from lending. JPMorgan Chase climbed $1.06, or 1.7 percent, to $64.52 and Bank of America gained 21 cents, or 1.4 percent, to $14.68.
BIG NAMES: Tech bonds rose. Apple picked adult 78 cents to $97.21 and Alphabet, Google’s primogenitor company, combined $9.67, or 1.3 percent, to $726.92. Microsoft rose 83 cents, or 1.7 percent, to $50.86.
DEAL OFF: Fertilizer builder CF Industries finished a understanding to buy OCI’s placement networks for about $8 billion. CF designed to reincorporate in a U.K. as partial of a deal, that would have reduced a taxation bill, though a association pronounced new Treasury Department manners done a multiple reduction appealing. CF Industries will compensate OCI $150 million for job off a deal. CF Industries batch strew $2.03, or 6.8 percent, to $27.82.
HOMECOMING: Home builder Toll Brothers reported improved first-quarter formula than analysts expected, and a association lifted a annual projections for home prices and sales. Nationwide home sales also rose to their top turn in 8 years. The batch gained $1.60, or 5.9 percent, to $28.70.
NOT THEIR BEST: Electronics tradesman Best Buy pronounced a quarterly sales kept descending and a opinion was weak. That done Best Buy a latest tradesman to divulge unsatisfactory quarterly results. Its batch mislaid $2.52, or 7.6 percent, to $30.48.
WAITING ON THE FED: Investors are examination for clues on either a U.S. Federal Reserve will lift seductiveness rates subsequent month. Speeches by several Fed members this week competence yield discernment into what Fed policymakers competence do during their assembly in June.
OVERSEAS: France’s CAC 40 combined 2 percent while Germany’s DAX gained 1.8 percent. Britain’s FTSE 100 rose 1.1 percent. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 fell 0.9 percent as a yen continued to strengthen, spiteful Japanese exporters. South Korea’s Kospi edged down 0.9 percent. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng rose 0.1 percent.
ENERGY: Benchmark U.S. wanton picked adult 48 cents to $48.58 a tub in New York. Brent crude, used to cost general oils, rose 33 cents to $48.68 a tub in London.
CURRENCIES: The dollar rose to 109.95 yen from 109.19 yen. The euro slipped to $1.1150 from $1.1221.