Updated from 11:35 a.m. EDT
Wall Street was up on Wednesday, albeit in choppy action, after better-than-expected data was released in the manufacturing and housing sectors. Traders welcomed the positive stats as a sign that the economy is not getting any worse.
The manufacturing data showed that orders for big-ticket items such as cars, airplanes and furniture jumped 3.4% for the month. The move is attributed to an increase in demand for military parts, machinery and computers, helping to boost shares of
In housing, sales of new homes, which were expected to be down, were up 4.7% in February. The news sent homebuilder stocks such as
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