CORRECTED-US STOCKS-Wall St edges up; Dow, S&P 500 hit records

martes 13 de mayo de 2014 13:29 GYT

(Corrects second bullet point and paragraph 9 to read that Coca-Cola "will raise" its stake in Keurig from "raised")

* S&P 500 rises above 1,900 for the first time

* Homebuilders rally; Keurig up on Coke's plan to raise stake

* April retail sales up 0.1 pct, less than expected

* Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all up 0.2 pct

By Ryan Vlastelica

NEW YORK, May 13 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose modestly on Tuesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 both inching to record levels despite economic data that painted a mixed picture of the economy.

The S&P 500 rose above 1,900 for the first time, extending its year-to-date rise to 2.7 percent.

Retail sales rose 0.1 percent in April, less than expected, though March's read was revised upward. Separately, April import prices fell 0.4 percent while export prices dropped 1 percent. Analysts were expecting both to have risen 0.3 percent.   Continuación...