Stocks close higher, Dow leaps back above 17000
Stocks barreled higher Monday as the Dow rose 112 points and leaped back above 17,000. The major indexes were moving back up to record territory as investors were encouraged by a slew of megadeals and better-than-expected earnings by Citigroup.
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