US shares rally strongly on earnings; Nasdaq and S&P hit records (只備英文版)
US stocks posted strong gains centered in technology shares with the Nasdaq climbing 1.3 percent to a new record close at 8,120. The S&P, up 0.9 percent to 2,933, also posted a record close while the Dow gained 0.5 percent to 26,656, still short of its record high of 26,828 hit in early October last year.
US and Asian stocks mostly flat; oil climbs on expiration of Iranian waivers (只備英文版)
US stocks were little changed Monday in a narrow post-Easter session with the Dow Industrials down 0.2 percent, the S&P 500 up 0.1 percent, and the Nasdaq up 0.2 percent.