US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St ends up with Berkshire, financial shares

lunes 4 de mayo de 2015 16:02 GYT

NEW YORK May 4 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended higher on Monday as Berkshire Hathaway led financial stocks higher, while shares of McDonald's declined after the fast-food chain's turnaround plan failed to satiate investors.

Based on the latest available results, the Dow Jones industrial average rose 46.81 points, or 0.26 percent, to 18,070.87, the S&P 500 gained 6.16 points, or 0.29 percent, to 2,114.45 and the Nasdaq Composite added 11.54 points, or 0.23 percent, to 5,016.93. (Reporting by Caroline Valetkevitch; Editing by Meredith Mazzilli)