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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday

Associated Press Associated Press 6/09/2016

NEW YORK — Energy companies led U.S. stocks higher Tuesday as investors hoped higher oil prices and bigger profits are on the way. A number of companies announced deals following the Labor Day holiday.

On Tuesday:

The Dow Jones industrial average picked up 46.16 points, or 0.2 percent, to 18,538.12.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index climbed 6.50 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,186.48.

The Nasdaq composite jumped 26.01 points, or 0.5 percent, to close at a record 5,275.91.

For the year:

The Dow is up 1,113.09 points, or 6.4 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 142.54 points, or 7 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 268.50 points, or 5.4 percent.

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