published on April 4, 2019 - 1:31 PM
Written by Associated Press

Stocks ended mostly higher on Wall Street as gains for banks and industrial companies offset losses in technology and health care companies.

Bank of America rose 1.1% Thursday and Boeing climbed 2.9%. Micron Technology, a chipmaker, lost 2.3%.

Tesla sank 8.2% after the electric car maker said it delivered only 63,000 vehicles in the first quarter, down 31% from the previous quarter.

The S&P 500 index rose 5 points, or 0.2 percent, to 2,879, extending its winning streak to six days.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 166 points, or 0.6%, to 26,384. The Nasdaq fell 3 points, or 0.1%, to 7,891.

Bond prices didn’t move much. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury held steady at 2.51%.

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