US STOCKS-Wall St higher as healthcare rebound continues
* McDonald's down after revealing turnaround plan
* AMC, Cognizant hit record high after results
* U.S. factory orders post largest gain in eight months
* Indexes up: Dow 0.4 pct, S&P 0.4 pct, Nasdaq 0.5 pct (Adds details, changes comment, updates prices)
By Tanya Agrawal
May 4 (Reuters) - Wall Street was up on Monday morning as healthcare stocks rose for a second straight session and new orders for U.S. factory goods recorded their biggest increase in eight months in March.
Eight of the 10 S&P sectors were higher, with the health index gaining 0.8 percent. The Nasdaq biotech index was up 0.8 percent.
New orders for U.S.-made goods rose a higher-than-expected 2.1 percent in March.
Over the past two weeks, the Standard & Poor's 500 index has moved an average of 17.79 points daily, wider than the 12.43 point range in early March. The swings have amplified on mixed economic signals. Continuación...