133 days ago • Posted by William Ramstein

Blue-chip index poised to extend rally after manufacturers and consumer companies rose.

Cyclical stocks helped the Dow outpace the S&P 500 and Nasdaq early Monday. Boeing shares rose 2.3%, while 3M added 1%. Meanwhile, shares of Caesars Entertainment climbed 2.9%. S&P Dow Jones Indices said late Friday that the casino operator would be added to the S&P 500 effective March 22.