NEW YORK Dec 11 U.S. stocks extended gains on Tuesday as an advance in tech shares sent indexes up 1 percent, helping the S&P 500 retrace all of its losses since the U.S. presidential election.
The Dow Jones industrial average gained 123.10 points, or 0.93 percent, to 13,292.98. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index rose 14.54 points, or 1.02 percent, to 1,433.09. The Nasdaq Composite Index climbed 44.30 points, or 1.48 percent, to 3,031.27.
The S&P 500 rose as high as 1,434.27, matching an intraday high seen on Nov 2.