U.S. stocks climbed with Asian equities as combatants took a break from battle posturing in the trade war and bulls looked to the start of first-quarter earnings season for reassurance. Treasuries fell with gold.
The S&P 500 was up 1.5 percent to 2,643.34 as of 12:03 p.m. in New York. The S&P 500 Index rose more than 1 percent after tumbling 1.4 last week, while strength in semiconductors, software and technology hardware pushed the Nasdaq 100 Index and Nasdaq Composite Index up more than 2 percent.
Source : Bloomberg