Stocks ended sharply higher Tuesday, with the S&P closing at a record level. Investors bid up prices after mildly positive manufacturing data and better-than-expected car sales boosted confidence. The S&P ended the day at session highs, gaining 13.18 points, or 0.7%, to 1,885.52, a record. The Nasdaq Composite finished the day up 69.05 points, or 1.6%, at 4,268.04. The Dow closed up 74.95 points, or 0.5%, at 16,532.61.
The RBR Radio Index was up 19.807, or 2.1%, to 985.380.
The TVBR Television Index was up 66.962, or 8.3%, to 871.304.
ACME, up 60.7%
SBS, up 4.1%
CC Media, up 3.6%
Entravision, down .9%
Salem, down .3%