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Stocks on track for 3-day rally as S&P 500 makes new record high

Stocks are slightly up at the midday mark, with the S&P 500 (^GSPCSPY) making a new all-time high, and with the Dow Industrials (^DJIDIA) and the Nasdaq (^IXICQQQ) chasing their all-time highs. The financial (XLF) sector is leading the way up, while utilities (XLV) are the most in the redAlan Valdes, director of floor operations at Silverbear, joins us live from the New York Stock Exchange.

To discuss the other big stories of the day, Alexis Christoforous is joined by Yahoo Finance’s Rick Newman, Justine Underhill and Yahoo Finance tech critic David Pogue. Yahoo Finance’s Dan Roberts also interviews Brian Cristiano, founder and CEO of BOLD Worldwide about the future of sports advertising.