Stocks jump; S&P 500 ends just shy of record


Stocks ramped higher on Monday, boosted by M&A activity, an upbeat German confidence report and bets that the S&P’s foray into new high ground could spur further buying. The S&P failed to score a record closing high. The Dow gained 105.83 points, or 0.7%, to end at 16,209.13.

The RBR Radio Index was down 2.314, or .3%, to 914.370.

The TVBR Television Index was up 4.561, or .6%, to 819.565.

Salem, up 3.1%
SBS, up 2.6%
LIN TV, up 2.1%

Emmis, down 3.7%
Cumulus, down 2.7%
CC Media, down 2.1%