US STOCKS-Wall St rises, racks up 4th straight week of gains

viernes 22 de julio de 2016 16:22 GYT

* AT&T, Verizon lead telecoms higher

* GE, Honeywell fall after quarterly reports

* Investors look to flood of earnings next week

* Indexes up: Dow 0.29 pct, S&P 0.46 pct, Nasdaq 0.52 pct (Updates with close of U.S. market)

By Lewis Krauskopf

July 22 (Reuters) - Wall Street rose on Friday, clinching the fourth straight positive week for the stock market, boosted by strength in telecom stalwarts AT&T and Verizon.

A U.S. manufacturing report also came in above expectations, building on upbeat data from earlier in the month.

Gains were limited by weakness in reports from industrial companies including General Electric.

The S&P and Dow have broken to all-time records in the past two weeks for the first time in more than a year amid a better-than-feared corporate earnings season. The S&P closed at another record high on Friday.   Continuación...