US stock indexes gain in quiet trading; oil price surges

April 6, 2015 3:50 PM

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US stock indexes move higher in quiet trading;

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks moved higher in quiet trading Monday morning. The price of crude oil surged, helping to send energy companies higher. A disappointing jobs report late last week kept the gains in check. Many overseas markets were closed for holidays.

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