Stocks traded mixed, as market participants considered more earnings results and the potential for more virus-related stimulus measures. The S&P 500 came within 0.8% of its record closing high from February 19.
Monday was another tale of two stock markets. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI) soared on strength in key industrial, consumer goods, and energy stocks, but losses in the Nasdaq Composite held back the broader market.
Apple's iPhones will become less desirable in China if it's forced to remove WeChat, and Microsoft's acquisition of TikTok's U.S. business may not pan out.