Market recap: In the tug of war between Europe and earnings, earnings won today's round in a big...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market recap: In the tug of war between Europe and earnings, earnings won today's round in a big way, as stocks powered higher and the Nasdaq posted its best gain of 2012. Apple shares, which had dropped for five straight sessions, jumped 5%. Action was more sober in the bond market, where the 10-year yield eased above 2%. NYSE gainers led losers more than three to one.