RPT-US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Tech gains help Wall St edge higher

NEW YORK, April 6 (Reuters) – The S&P 500 inched forward
on relatively light volume on Wednesday, with investors adding
selectively to winning positions, this time in technology,
avoiding large bets ahead of earnings.

The Dow Jones industrial average (.DJI: Quote, Profile, Research) gained 32.85
points, or 0.27 percent, to end unofficially at 12,426.75. The
Standard & Poor’s 500 Index (.SPX: Quote, Profile, Research) rose 2.91 points, or 0.22
percent, to 1,335.54. The Nasdaq Composite Index (.IXIC: Quote, Profile, Research) added
8.63 points, or 0.31 percent, to 2,799.82.
(Reporting by Chuck Mikolajczak; Editing by Jan Paschal)

RPT-US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Tech gains help Wall St edge higher