US Stocks Creep Higher Following Earnings News
Stronger profits for Perrigo, a drugmaker, drove its stock up 7 percent, the biggest gain in the Standard & Poor's 500 index. Perrigo jumped $10.14 to end at $149.29. Another drugmaker, Merck, gained 93 cents, or 2 percent, to $58.78 following news ...
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