Consumer confidence spreads to stocks, pushing Dow higher
Meanwhile, everyone knows that housing is still in the dumps. So the news that home prices fell at a record pace in the first three months of this year was less of a shock and didn't exert much of a downward tug on stocks.
Among the Dow's 30 component stocks, only Bank of America (BAC) and Coca Cola (KO) fell. For more on other stocks making moves, be sure to check out BloggingStocks' market wrap up.