Stocks closed with gains on Monday as T-Mobile led the Nasdaq amid better-than-expected earnings, while B/E Aerospace soared following announcement of its acquisition by Rockwell Collins.
Stocks stay in the green Monday as M&A and earnings reports lead the market higher, while manufacturing orders rise.
Where some see danger and upheaval, investors see opportunity. And the harrowing Zika virus is no different. Investors are jumping into stocks focused on detecting or wiping out the virus.
Inovio (INO) said on Monday that it initiated a clinical study of its preventive Zika vaccine in 160 subjects in Puerto Rico.