U.S. stocks were modestly higher on Monday, after the benchmark S&P 500 notched its best weekly performance in nearly two months, as a sharp drop in Gilead Sciences reined in broader gains.
UPS expects to deliver 34 million packages globally today, or 394 packages every second. The company has invested $500 million to avoid last year's failure to deliver millions of packages in time for Christmas.
Early this morning the U.S. stock indexes were trading better, the 10-year note yield at 2.18% +1 bp and at 8:30 30 yr MBS price -14 bps.
... * Brent oil back above $62 a barrel aids sentiment. * Large Saudi 2015 budget expected to be announced this week. * Shares in Dubai Financial Market rocket 10.1 pct.
Gas prices in Michigan are down for the sixth week in a row. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot). Print · Emily Lawler | email@example.com By Emily Lawler | elawler@mlive.