US STOCKS-Wall St up with Nasdaq briefly topping all-time closing high

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By Tanya Agrawal

April 23 (Reuters) - Wall Street ticked up on Thursday afternoon with the Nasdaq Composite briefly trading above its all-time closing high, helped by gains in energy stocks as oil prices jumped.

At 12:21 p.m. the Dow Jones industrial average was up 52.28 points, or 0.29 percent, at 18,090.55, the S&P 500 was higher 6.1 points, or 0.29 percent, at 2,114.06 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 13.76 points, or 0.27 percent, at 5,048.93.

The Nasdaq had closed at a record-high of 5048.62 in March 2000 that signaled the top of the dot-com bubble.   Continuación...