Small gain for Dow

Small gain for Dow

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 28 points to close at 12,980 last night, a gain of 0.2%.

The S&P 500 index rose 8 points, or 0.6%, to end on 1,374.

The Nasdaq rose 22 points, or 0.7%, to 2,989.

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