Tuesday, December 24, 2013
(New York, NY) -- Stocks are posting new record highs on the day before Christmas. Traders reacted positively after orders for durable goods rose three-point-five percent in November, exceeding expectations. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 62 points to 16-357. The S&P 500 rose five points to 18-33. The Nasdaq was up six points at the close to 41-55.