Market recap: Stocks finished near session highs, and the S&P tallied a fifth straight...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market recap: Stocks finished near session highs, and the S&P tallied a fifth straight record close, as profit outlooks from companies including Electronic Arts helped boost sentiment. Industrial metals moved higher after China's better-than-expected trade surplus, which saw strong improvement in imports and exports. Treasurys rose despite a tepid auction; gold climbed 1.7%.