U.S. stocks moved higher Monday after Greek lawmakers approved the financial reforms needed to secure its latest bailout package from the IMF and the EU, a development that Wall Street has been anticipating for weeks.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 73 points to close at 12,874.04 while the Nasdaq and S&P 500 added 27.51 and 9.13 points, respectively.

Sixty-three percent of the 352 S&P 500 companies that have reported earnings so far have beat analyst expectations, according to Thomson Reuters. This week, 51 additional companies will report their earnings.

Meanwhile President Obama outlined his $3.8 trillion 2013 fiscal budget that looks to achieve $4 trillion in deficit reduction over the next decade.

 

Here are some more details from Monday’s trading session:

  • Dow Jones Industrial Average: Up four of the past five trading days.
  • Largest one-day points & percentage gain since February 03, 2012.
  • An intraday high of 12887.93 occurred at 14:40:23 today, representing an increase of 86.70, or 0.68%.
  • An intraday low of 12799.11 occurred at 09:30:00 today, representing a decrease of down 2.12, or 0.02%.
  • Twenty-five of the 30 component stocks rose, five fell.
  • Today's top five contributors to The Dow's movement and their point contribution: CAT (14.76), UTX (10.44), CVX (8.33), MMM (6.74), JPM (5.22).
  • Today's bottom five laggards: TRV (-2.80), KFT (-1.36), DD (-1.06), WMT (-0.83), BA (-0.76).
  • Traded in positive territory for more than 99 percent of the day.
  • Down 9.11% from its record close of 14164.53 October 09, 2007.
  • Up 4.94% from 52 weeks ago.
  • Up 4.16% from its 2012 closing low of 12359.92 on January 06, 2012.
  • Down 0.13% from its 52-week high of 12890.46 on February 09, 2012.
  • Up 20.82% from its 52-week low of 10655.30 on October 03, 2011.
  • Month-to-date: up 1.91%.
  • Year-to-date: up 5.37%.

Dow Jones U.S. Total Stock Market Index:

  • Dow Jones U.S. Total Stock Market, 14106.44 (prelim)*, up 105.93 points, or 0.76%, or approximately $121 billion in market capitalization.
  • Up four of the past five trading days.
  • Largest one-day points & percentage gain since February 03, 2012.
  • Down 1638.95 points, or 10.41% (approximately $2.7 trillion in market cap), from its record close of 15745.39 on October 09, 2007.
  • Up 107.45% (approximately $8.4 trillion in market cap), from the 12-½ year closing low of 6800.08 on March 9, 2009.
  • Up 1.24% from 52 weeks ago.
  • Down 0.02% from its 2012 closing high of 14109.41 on February 09, 2012.
  • Up 6.81% from its 2012 closing low of 13206.64 on January 04, 2012.
  • Down 1.41% from its 52-week high of 14308.37 on April 29, 2011.
  • Up 24.85% from its 52-week low of 11299.07 on October 03, 2011.
  • Month-to-date: up 3.24%, or approximately $525 billion in market cap.
  • Year-to-date: up 8.35%, or approximately $1.3 trillion in market cap.

 

Data courtesy of Dow Jones Indexes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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