National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow discusses progress being made in the U.S., China trade talks.

U.S. stocks rallied Monday as the major averages set their sights on all-time highs.

Continue Reading Below

The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 57 points, or 0.2 percent. The Nasdaq and S&P 500 finished with gains of 0.7 percent and 0.9 percent respectively.

Ticker Security Last Change Change % I:DJI DOW JONES AVERAGES 26827.64 +57.44 +0.21% SP500 S&P 500 3006.72 +20.52 +0.69% I:COMP NASDAQ COMPOSITE INDEX 8162.987048 +73.44 +0.91%

All three of the major indexes closed within two percentage points of their record peaks.

Markets got a small lift ahead of the open after top White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said it’s

Read More At Article Source | Article Attribution