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How the major stock indexes fared Tuesday

How the Dow Jones industrial average and other stock indexes fared in Tuesday trading

Stocks rose for a fourth day straight Tuesday on hopes that a vote of confidence in the Greek government will help the country avoid a default. A successful vote could reassure investors that the country will push through budget cuts required for getting another installment of emergency loans. Worries that a default by Greece could upend financial markets have kept investors on edge since early May.

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 109.63, or 0.9 percent, to 12,190.01.

The S&P 500 index rose 17.16, or 1.3 percent, to 1295.52.

The Nasdaq composite rose 57.60, or 2.2 percent, to 2,687.26.

For the week:

The Dow is up 185.65, or 1.5 percent.

The S&P is up 24.02, or 1.9 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 70.78, or 2.7 percent.

For the year to date:

The Dow is up 612.50, or 5.3 percent.

The S&P is up 37.88, or 3.0 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 34.39, or 1.3 percent.

Adapted from Yahoo Finance.

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Symbol Bid Ask Spread
EURUSD 1.18140 1.18160 2
GBPUSD 1.31970 1.32000 3
USDCAD 1.24560 1.24590 3
USDJPY 113.030 113.050 2
USDCHF 0.98000 0.98030 3
AUDUSD 0.78660 0.78690 3
NZDUSD 0.70430 0.70480 5
EURGBP 0.89500 0.89530 3
EURCHF 1.15790 1.15820 3
EURJPY 133.530 133.560 3
AUDJPY 88.910 88.960 5
GBPJPY 149.170 149.230 6
XAUUSD 1280.56 1280.96 40
XAGUSD 16.960 17.010 5