The Dow gained 556.79 points, or 2.13% to close at 26,642.59. The S&P 500 climbed 1.34% to 3,197.52. The Nasdaq Composite rose 0.94% to 10,448.58. Wall Street regained some of its footing Tuesday after a late-day sell-off in the previous session.
Stocks that are closely tied to the economy led the way on Wall Street. Caterpillar was the best-performing Dow stock, rising 4.83%. Chevron and Exxon Mobil advanced more than 3% each. Boeing rose 2.45%. Tech shares, meanwhile, lagged. Microsoft rose 0.62%. Amazon dropped at least 0.64% each. Netflix slid 0.12%.
JPMorgan Chase closed just above the flatline despite posting better-than-expected earnings on the back of record trading numbers. Citigroup shares also posted earnings that beat expectations, but the stock slid 3.93%. Wells Fargo dropped 4.57% after reporting a loss of $2.4 billion for the previous quarter.