Market recap: Strong earnings helped lift stocks, pushing the S&P 500 back above the 1200...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market recap: Strong earnings helped lift stocks, pushing the S&P 500 back above the 1200 level. The Goldman (GS -2.1%) trauma seems to have been worked into the market, and the focus is returning to earnings, which generally have been strong. Breadth was improved from yesterday, as advancers led decliners on the NYSE by more than 3 to 1.