Wall St gains on earnings, data

US stocks boosted by upbeat Chinese data, upbeat earnings as S&P gains for sixth time in seven sessions.

United States stocks closed higher after a handful of upbeat corporate earnings reports and positive signs from China, with the S&P 500 gaining ground for the sixth time in seven sessions.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 96 points, or 0.6%, to 15,510 points.

The S&P 500 index gained five points, or 0.3%, to 1,751 points.

The Nasdaq Composite Index advanced 21 points, or 0.6%, to 3,928 points.



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