U.S. Stock Market Wrap

Aug. 16 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Deborah Kostroun reports on the performance of the U.S. equity market today. U.S. stocks advanced, sending the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index to the highest level since April, as building permits jumped in July to a four-year peak and Cisco Systems Inc.'s earnings beat estimates. (Source: Bloomberg)
Rio Tinto 1Q Iron Ore Production Up 12%
30:05 - Rio Tinto announces a 12% increase in iron ore output for the first quarter. Bloomberg’s Paul Allen reports on “First Up.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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