The bulls ambled to another victory in TheStreet.com RealMoney Barometer survey, coming off a week in which the three major averages rose at least 7% apiece.
The bulls got 2,577, or 49% of the 5,264 votes cast. The bears got 1,691, or 32%, while neutral came in at 996, or 19%. It was the bulls' fourth victory in the past five weeks.
In the sectors, once again commercial banks was picked as most likely to rise and to fall, showing the volatile investor sentiment in this much-watched sector.
On Monday, the
Dow Jones Industrial Average
rose 104.21 points, or 1.2%, to 8848.15, while the
climbed 10.75 points, or 1.1%, to 951.13. The
edged up 22.68 points, or 1.2%, to 1909.29.
led the Dow, rising 7.8%, after Bank of America/Merrill Lynch upgraded the stock to buy a day before
reports its second-quarter earnings.
also helped lift the market.
Below are the complete poll results.