Stocks closed broadly higher on Wall Street Monday, pushing the major indexes to more record highs.
Surprisingly strong reports on China's economy helped drive the rally. That's on top of the confidence boost the market got last week after the U.S. and China reached a limited deal on trade. Technology, health care and energy stocks led the way higher. Bond yields rose.
The S&P 500 rose 22.65 points, or 0.7%, to 3,191.45, a record.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 100.51 points, or 0.4%, to 28,235.89, a record.
The Nasdaq composite climbed 79.35 points, or 0.9%, to 8,814.23, a record.
The Russell 2000 index of smaller company stocks picked up 11.96 points, or 0.7%, to 1,649.94.
For the year:
The S&P 500 is up 684.60 points, or 27.3%.
The Dow is up 4,908.43 points, or 21%.
The Nasdaq is up 2,178.95 points, or 32.8%.
The Russell 2000 is up 301.38 points, or 22.3%.