TheStreet.com 21 got back to its roots Monday as a positive trading day in the broader markets lifted the index out of its hole and back to square one.

The 21 closed at 1000.37, up 6.05 points, or 0.6%, from Friday's close of 994.32, while the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

rose 26.26 points, or 0.29%, to 9217.35 and the

Nasdaq

was up 17.48 points, or 1.06%, to 1661.51.

Tiffany

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led the day, up $1.43, or 4.13%, to $36.05, and

Smurfit-Stone

(SSCC)

followed, rising 47 cents, or 3.25%, to $14.94.

Devon Energy

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jumped $1.23, or 2.39%, to $52.59, and

Ingersoll-Rand

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gained $1.10, or 2.09%, to finish at $53.78.

In all, 12 stocks moved up,

Solectron

(SLR)

stayed put at $4.55 and eight stocks slipped.

Level 3 Communications

(LVLT)

shed 6 cents, or 1.25%, to close at $4.73, and the other seven losers posted less-than-1% losses.

Overall, the index stands virtually unchanged from its start on July 3, at 1000.

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