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Stocks Rise for Third Day as Nasdaq 100 Climbs: Markets Wrap

  • Fed’s campaign to quell price pressures whipsaws Treasuries
  • Covid-linked curbs in China fan supply-chain disruption fears
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U.S. stocks climbed in afternoon trading in a rally underpinned by gains in megacaps and tech shares. Benchmark Treasuries reversed an earlier slide, while oil declined on China lockdown concerns. 

The S&P 500 rose for a third day, closing up 0.7% after falling as much as 0.6%. The tech-heavy Nasdaq 100 jumped 1.6%. Both indexes settled just off session highs. Oil tumbled as China’s worsening virus resurgence boosted concern over demand in the world’s biggest crude importer.