U.S. stocks marched broadly higher in afternoon trading on Wall Street Monday, led by a rally in technology shares. A sharp decline in Boeing stemmed the gain for the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
Stocks are coming off their worst week since December. Still, the major indexes are enjoying gains of 9 percent or more for the year so far.
Technology stocks powered the market’s gains. Apple climbed after an analyst upgrade while Nvidia gained surged after agreeing to buy chipmaker Mellanox.