Stocks are closing sharply higher as the market shakes off its worst weekly performance in three months.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 111 points, or 0.7 percent, to 17,055 on Monday.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose nine points, or 0.5 percent, to 1,977. The Nasdaq composite rose 25 points, or 0.6 percent, to 4,440.
Mylan rose 2 percent after the company said it will buy
Bond prices fell. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note rose to 2.55 percent.
Most Popular Stories
- 'Lucy's' Super Powers Tops 'Hercules' at Box Office
- The 2014 Fastest-Growing 100
- The Rise and Fall of Richard Alarcon
- Vancrest Assisted Living Project to Add 20 Jobs
- Fighting Blocks Investigators, Police From MH17 Crash Site
- VW Site Could Mean Another 2,000 Jobs for Chattanooga
- U.N. Renews Demand for Gaza Cease-Fire
- Nissan Profits Rise on Growth in U.S., China
- Insecticides Permeate U.S. Food, Water Supply
- 'Sharknado' Sequel Has Bite and Lots of Laughs