U.S. stocks rose Friday morning following earnings reports showing that the world’s largest technology companies are thriving.
The S&P 500 rose 12 points, or 0.4%, to 3,258.84. The benchmark is on track to end the month up nearly 5%, its best performance since April. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose about 38 points, or 0.2%, to 26,350.33. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite added 88 points, or 0.9%, 10,676.08