U.S. Stocks Advance as Investors Weigh Data, Rate Expectations

September 10, 2015 2:41 PM

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U.S. Stocks Advance as Investors Weigh Data, Rate Expectations

U.S. stocks rose, with equities swinging in a wide range amid weak volume as investors assessed data showing a resilient labor market a week before the Federal Reserve’s policy decision.

Apple Inc. climbed 2.1 percent, wiping out yesterday’s slide to lead technology shares higher. Qualcomm Inc. rose 1.5 percent. Biotechnology companies boosted health-care after Wednesday’s drop, with Biogen Inc. and Gilead Sciences Inc. up more than 2.4 percent.

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