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Wall Street is climbing with Netflix and United Health announcing strong results

UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY) –¬†Wall Street’s main indexes rallied on Tuesday amid gains across sectors and positive results from Netflix and United Health that encouraged investors and boosted optimism about the quarterly results season for US companies.

The Dow Jones industrial average <.DJI> was up 213.59 points, or 0.87 percent, at 24,786.63. The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index <.SPX> was up 28.55 points, or 1.07 percent, to close at 2,706.39.

The Nasdaq Composite Index <.IXIC> was up 124.81 points, or 1.74 percent, at 7,281.10.