Whirlpool rips higher as Yellen's testimony soothes

|About: Whirlpool Corporation (WHR)|By:, SA News Editor

Whirlpool (WHR +4.2%) is one of the biggest gainers in the S&P 500 as Janet Yellen's testimony in front of the Senate Banking Committee includes encouraging signs the company might continue to benefit from lower mortgage rates.

Shares of Whirlpool are up 48% YTD and are threatening to etch out a new all-time high.