US STOCKS-Wall Street boosted by financial, energy stocks

miércoles 5 de octubre de 2016 11:41 GYT
 

* Non-manufacturing PMI rises to 57.1 vs est. 53

* Financials rise to more than three-week high

* Oil prices touch highest level since June

* Indexes up: Dow 0.57 pct, S&P 0.42 pct, Nasdaq 0.54 pct (Adds details, comments, updates prices)

By Yashaswini Swamynathan

Oct 5 (Reuters) - Wall Street rose for the first time in three days on Wednesday, powered by gains in financial and energy shares.

Activity in the U.S. services sector saw a big rebound in September, after having slowed to more than a six-year low in the previous month, a report from the Institute of Supply Management showed.

The data raised the prospects of a U.S. interest rate hike in the near term and comes before a carefully watched non-farm payrolls report on Friday.

Oil prices touched their highest levels since June following a bigger-than-expected draw in U.S. crude inventories.   Continuación...