Stocks finish ahead on view of global economy


Stocks climbed on Thursday, picking up steam along with major companies such as Apple and Exxon Mobil, buoyed by signals of an improving global economy. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 102.68 points at 15,516.01.

The RBR Radio Index was up 4.152, or .5%, to 766.352.

The TVBR Television Index was up 14.744, or 1.8%, to 847.470.

Entravision, up 6.8%
Nexstar, up 3.0%
Sinclair, up 2.9%

SBS, down 0.8%
Entercom, down 0.7%
Cumulus, down 0.3%