Stocks resume advance on Thursday


A drop in new claims for unemployment benefits helped brighten the outlook on Wall Street. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 59 points, or 0.4%, to 13,253. Broadcasting stocks also advanced.

The RBR Radio Index was up 2.913, or 0.8%, to 363.251.

The TVBR Television Index was up 1.260, or 0.5%, to 262.974.

Emmis, up 10.7%
Beasley, up 4%
Dial Global, up 3.2%

CC Media, down 7.5%
Radio One, down 2.8%
SBS, down 1.7%

RBR-TVBR Stock Index