If you were playing the stock market Monday, then, in the words of Ice Cube, “Today was a good day.”
Tech stocks came to life. Led higher by the likes of Apple, Advanced Micro Devices and Alphabet, all of the major U.S. stock market gauges closed with gains.
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Apple shares climbed almost 3 percent to $146.34, as Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook and several other tech-industry leaders met with President Donald Trump as part of the American Technology Council. AMD flexed its muscles and rose 4.3 percent to close at $11.93 a share, and Alphabet shares rose 1.7 percent to $975.22.
Other gains came from HP Inc., up almost 2 percent to close at $17.69 …read more
Source:: The Mercury News – Business