Stocks Stage Late Rebound to Finish Mixed

The major indexes came back late in the session after getting hit by the weak consumer confidence report

Stocks came back in the last hour of trading to finish mixed Tuesday on a disappointing report on the mood of the U.S. consumer. The late-day buying spree that reversed prices was fueled by short-covering and bargain hunting, according to S&P MarketScope.

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