Stocks closed higher on Wall Street Thursday after shaking off some wobbles from earlier in the day.
Gains for banks and industrial companies offset weakness in Big Tech stocks including Facebook and Microsoft. The S&P 500 rose 0.5%, the latest ebb in the back-and-forth trading it’s gone through the last few weeks. Treasury yields continued to stabilize.
The S&P 500 rose 20.38 points, or 0.5%, to 3,909.52.