Retail stocks came back from an extended weekend with gains beyond those of the major indices.
The S&P 500 Retailing Industry Group gained 0.6 percent to end the day at 872.96, outpacing the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which gained 0.3 percent to 16,449.25, and the S&P 500, ahead 0.4 percent to 1,871.89. The S&P 500 and its retail subset enjoyed their fifth consecutive session of gains as Wall Street prepared for earnings reports, including VF Corp.’s first-quarter numbers on Friday.
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