US STOCKS-U.S. stocks rise on Greek deal; Dow in the black for the year

lunes 13 de julio de 2015 11:14 GYT

* Greece wins conditional agreement to receive $95 bln

* Nasdaq, S&P 500 on track for biggest gain in over two weeks

* Oil price drops, helping airline stocks rise

* Netflix hits record high on Goldman price target hike

* Indexes up: Dow 1.1 pct, S&P 0.91 pct, Nasdaq 1.2 pct (Adds details, changes comment, updates prices)

By Tanya Agrawal

July 13 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were higher on Monday, with the Dow Jones industrial average moving into positive territory again for the year, after euro zone leaders reached an agreement with Greece to move forward with a bailout loan for the country to avert bankruptcy.

The news also put the Nasdaq composite and the S&P 500 on track for their biggest gain in more than two weeks, with the consumer discretionary and financial indexes leading the markets higher.

Greece won conditional agreement to receive a possible $95 billion over three years, along with an assurance that euro zone finance ministers would start discussing ways to bridge a funding gap until a bailout - subject to parliamentary approvals - is finally ready.   Continuación...