US STOCKS-Wall St rises more than 1 pct as bank, tech stocks jump
* Twitter touches record low after brokerage downgrade
* Toll Brothers up on revenue beat
* New U.S. home sales touch 8-year high in April
* Indexes up: Dow 1.20 pct, S&P 1.27 pct, Nasdaq 1.66 pct (Adds details, changes comment, updates prices)
By Tanya Agrawal
May 24 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose to their highest in the last seven sessions on Tuesday, helped by gains in technology and financial stocks.
The S&P financial sector got a big boost from a rise in banking stocks as investors speculated on the possibility of a June interest rate hike.
Bank of America, JPMorgan and Citigroup were all up more than 1.5 percent each.
Minutes of the Federal Reserve's April meeting suggested a June rate hike had not been ruled out, surprising investors who had thought the Fed would stand pat until the end of the year. Continuación...