NEW YORK, Oct. 25 (Xinhua) — U.S. stocks finished higher on Monday, as investors prepared for a busy week of earnings reports.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 64.13 points, or 0.18 percent, to 35,741.15. The S&P 500 was up 21.58 points, or 0.47 percent, to 4,566.48. The Nasdaq Composite Index jumped 136.51 points, or 0.90 percent, to 15,226.71.
Nine of the 11 primary S&P 500 sectors ended in green,