Stock gains capped amid worries over Iraq


Stocks ended Monday’s choppy trading session marginally higher. The main benchmarks dipped in and out of negative territory as investors weighed upbeat economic reports and deal news against concerns over escalating sectarian violence in Iraq. The S&P closed 1.62 points, or 0.1%, higher at 1,937.78. The Dow added 5.27 points to 16,781.01. The Nasdaq ended the day up 10.45 points, or 0.2% at 4,321.11.

The RBR Radio Index was down 2.669, or .3%, to 883.029.

The TVBR Television Index was up 8.026, or .9%, to 875.104.

Emmis, up 2.9%
Beasley, up 2.5%
Gray, up 2.1%

Saga, down 5.4%
Radio One, down 3.5%
SBS, down 1.0%