S&P 500 scores record close as stocks rally


Stocks scored broad gains on Wednesday, with sentiment helped by an encouraging manufacturing report, higher profit for Bank of America and a deal between Apple and China Mobile. The S&P 500 SPX +0.52% achieved a record close, rising 9.50 points, or 0.5%, to finish at 1,848.38. The Dow gained 108.08 points, or 0.7%, to end at 16,481.94.

The RBR Radio Index was down 9.139, or 1.0%, to 922.429.

The TVBR Television Index was down 32.782, or 3.9%, to 806.531.

Salem, up 1.8%
CBS, up .6%
Cumulus, up .4%

ACME, down 6.7%
Sinclair, down 6.2%
LIN TV, down 6.1%