Minimal volume today as traders mostly closed their books - but they do so on a positive note,...

|By:, SA News Editor

Minimal volume today as traders mostly closed their books - but they do so on a positive note, as indexes jumped to the positive in the closing minutes. The Dow closes up fractionally (+2.73) to 10,548.14; S&P 500 up just pennies (+0.22) to 1,126.41; Nasdaq +0.1% (+2.88) to 2,291.28. Crude +0.6% to $79.30. Gold -0.4% to $1,093.