NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The markets finished higher Wednesday despite some discouraging economic data.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 36.58, or 0.39%, to 9398.19, and the S&P 500 added 6.92, or 0.69%, to 1012.73. The Nasdaq added 10.63, or 0.53%, to to 2001.35.
Melissa Lee, the moderator of CNBC's "Fast Money" TV show, said she didn't understand how the markets ended up higher given today's disappointing foreclosure and retail sales figures.
Tim Seymour said the encouraging GDP numbers coming out of France and Germany might have been a factor.For a breakout of some stocks from a recent "Fast Money" TV show, check out Dan Fitzpatrick's "3 Stocks I Saw on TV."
3 Stocks I Saw on TV
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