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The benchmark S&P 500 index surged past the 2,700-mark for the first time on Wednesday and other major indexes hit record intraday highs as technology stocks climbed amid indications of robust economic growth in the U.S. and overseas.

At 12:39 ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.23 percent at 24,881.91. The S&P 500 was up 0.50 percent at 2,709.23 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.69 percent at 7,055.543.

The top three S&P 500 percentage gainers:

** Scana Corp, up 22.3 pct

** Advanced Micro Devices, up 7.9 pct

** Ulta Beauty Inc, up 6.2 pct

The top three S&P 500 percentage losers:

** Dominion Energy Inc, down 4.5 pct

** Intel Corp, down 4.3 pct

** L Brands Inc, down 3.3 pct

The top three NYSE percentage gainers:

** Scana Corp, up 22.3 pct

** Renren Inc, up 19.1 pct

** W&T Offshore, up 14.5 pct

The top three NYSE percentage losers:

** Innovative Industrial Properties Inc, down 12.5 pct

** Community Health Systems Inc, down 8.5 pct

** Fang Holdings Ltd, down 6.9 pct

The top three Nasdaq percentage gainers:

** China HGS Real Estate Inc, up 134.7 pct

** Comstock Holding Companies Inc, up 46.2 pct

** Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc, up 29.1 pct

The top three Nasdaq percentage losers:

** Aquabounty Technologies Inc, down 23.5 pct

** Technical Communications Corp, down 12 pct

** Riot Blockchain Inc, down 10.9 pct

** MoneyGram International Inc: down 9.2 pct

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** IBM: up 3.1 pct

IBM: Up after RBC upgrades to 'outperform'

** Scana Corp: up 22.3 pct

Scana shares soar on Dominion Energy's $14.6 bln offer

Dominion Energy to buy Scana Corp in $7.9 bln deal

Dominion Energy to buy Scana Corp in $7.9 bln deal

** BlackBerry Ltd: up 9.8 pct

BlackBerry's software to be used in Baidu's self-driving platform

BlackBerry software to be used in Baidu's self-driving platform

Baidu to use BlackBerry software in self-driving platform

** Roku Inc: up 9.1 pct

Roku: Chimes in with voice-controlled assistant

** Advanced Micro Devices: up 7.9 pct

Advanced Micro jumps on report of Intel security flaw

** BJ's Restaurants: up 9.1 pct

BJ's Restaurants: shares heat up on Stifel upgrade to "buy"

** Oracle Corp: up 2.9 pct

Oracle: MS upgrades, says cloud drag creates earnings opportunity

** Spark Therapeutics: up 3.2 pct

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Spark Therapeutics' vision-loss gene therapy to cost $850,000 per patient

Spark to charge $850,000 per patient for blindness gene therapy

** General Motors: up 2.3 pct

** Fiat Chrysler: up 2.8 pct

GM, Fiat Chrysler cruise higher following Dec sales

** Trevena Inc: up 11.1 pct

Trevena Inc: FDA accepts to review marketing application for pain shot

** Egalet Corp: up 3.5 pct

Egalet Corp: Partners with Valeant Pharma's unit to promote nasal spray

** Anthem Inc: up 1.2 pct

** Aetna Inc: up 0.5 pct

** HCA Healthcare Inc: down 2.3 pct

** Universal Health Services Inc: down 2.3 pct

Piper Jaffray upgrades Anthem, Aetna; downgrades HCA

** Harley-Davidson: down 2.9 pct

Harley-Davidson: Falls as Longbow downgrades to'underperform'

** Energous Corp: up 7.3 pct

Energous shares climb as Ladenburg Thalmann raises PT

** China HGS Real Estate: up 134.7 pct

China HGS Real Estate: Rises after FY profit jumps 26 pct

** Tapestry Inc: up 0.2 pct

** PVH Corp: down 0.5 pct

** Ulta Beauty Inc: up 6.2 pct

** TJX Cos Inc: down 2.0 pct

Wells Fargo sees 'somewhat favorable' setup for retail in 2018

** Sangamo Therapeutics: up 1.6 pct

Sangamo Therapeutics: Partners with Pfizer to develop ALS drug

** CRISPR Therapeutics: down 4.6 pct

CRISPR Therapeutics falls on stock offering

** Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals: up 4.6 pct

Tetraphase Pharma: Up on filing marketing application for antibiotic drug

** Edwards Lifesciences Corp: up 2.5 pct

** Medtronic PLC: up 3.1 pct

** Hologic Inc: up 1.4 pct

** Boston Scientific Corp: up 0.4 pct

Medtech in 2018: Evercore ISI picks Edwards, Medtronic, Hologic

** Commercial Metals Inc: up 7.7 pct

Commercial Metals: Shares rise on Q1 beat

** VistaGen Therapeutics: down 1.7 pct

VistaGen Therapeutics: FDA grants fast-track status to antidepressant

** United Technologies Corp: up 1.2 pct

** Honeywell International Inc: down 0.8 pct

United Technologies Corp: RBC upgrades to "outperform"

** Expedia Inc: up 3.4 pct

Expedia shares climb as BofA Merrill Lynch says buy

** Canada Goose Holdings Inc: up 3.3 pct

** MLP Amerigas: up 1.4 pct

Winter coat, propane stocks warm up during cold spell

** Yum China: up 3.2 pct

Yum China shares gain as Macquarie initiates at "outperform"

** Myers Industries: up 5.8 pct

Myers Industries: Rises on Wells Fargo upgrade

** Community Health Holdings Inc: up 5.8 pct

** LifePoint Health: down 4.4 pct

Community Health, LifePoint swoon as GS starts at "sell"

** Delta Air Lines Inc: down 2.1 pct

Delta Air Lines Inc: Among top pct losers on S&P 500

The 11 major S&P 500 sectors:

Consumer Discretionary

up 0.39 pct

Consumer Staples

up 0.04 pct


up 1.40 pct


up 0.31 pct


up 0.92 pct


up 0.19 pct

Information Technology

up 0.95 pct


up 0.40 pct

Real Estate

down 0.17 pct


down 1.96 pct


down 0.93 pct

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