The Philadelphia Fed's manufacturing gauge rose to 9.0 for March, a strong reversal from last month's negative 6.3. A strong quarter from Lennar Homes and positive comments about new orders for the spring also encouraged buyers to enter the picture. Ben Willis from Albert Fried says the U.S. market was 'the cleanest shirt in the closet.' He believes the U.S. economy is leading the rest of the world in a recovery from the global financial crisis.
More from Video
Breaking down an approach to the long side of this biotech stock.
AMSC CEO discusses that and China challenges.
One of pharma's biggest CEO's talks M&A action on the exchange.
Citi overcame a mixed print to send its stock surging on Monday.