Market recap: Stocks rose on renewed hopes for a budget deal, but such optimism is hard to...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market recap: Stocks rose on renewed hopes for a budget deal, but such optimism is hard to understand after Boehner and Reid challenge their opposing sides to come up with proposed spending cuts. For the Dow, it was the fifth straight gain and longest win streak since March. The tech sector was the top performer, with Apple rising 2.1% as it attempts to halt its slide.