Transports transport the market higher – 4/28/11


Transportation stocks led the way as stock prices moved higher on Thursday, a day after encouraging words from Fed chief Ben Bernanke. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 72 points, or 0.6%, to 12,763. Broadcasting stocks rode the train higher.

The RBR Radio Index was up 5.898, or 1.5%, to 409.537.

The TVBR Television Index was up 1.423, or 0.5%, to 278.369.



Emmis, up 10.3%
Cumulus, up 5.2%
Nexstar, up 3.9%

Belo, down 2.8%
Sinclair, down 1.6%
Beasley, down 1.3%