Stocks were on the rise on Monday, bolstered by better-than-expected economic data, such as a 3.2% increase in pending home sales in March and a 0.3% increase in construction spending.
Bank of America
was up 5.6% to $9.19 at midday on Monday,
was up 3.3% to $13.11, and
was up 2.7% to $1.86.
Overseas energy demand is rising
, too, and oil was pushing $54 a barrel on Monday.
With this in mind, we thought we'd take a look at some of today's headlines and related stocks and see what Jim Cramer's had to say about them lately.
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