U.S. stocks climbed for a fourth consecutive day after a Federal Reserve survey showed steady economic growth. Railway stocks rose after Union Pacific Corp. boosted its profit forecast. The release of the Fed's beige book report, along with a drop in oil prices, helped investors shake off concerns over rising bond yields.
Dow Jones Industrial
YESTERDAY'S CLOSE: 11,209.77
CHANGE FROM PREVIOUS: +58.43
CHANGE FROM PREVIOUS: +0.5%
CHANGE YEAR TO DATE: +4.6%
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