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Dow Hits All-Time High, S&P 500 Surpasses Record 2,000 Milestone


U.S. stocks continue to rise in midday trading Tuesday. The Dow Jones Industrial hit an all-time high. The S&P 500 is surpassing the 2,000 milestone. Investors are welcoming better-than-expected economic data on durable goods and consumer confidence. Energy stocks are helping gains, Newfield Exploration (NFX), Anadarko Petroleum (APC) and Noble Energy (NBL) are all trading higher than 1 percent. A big jump for shoe retailer DSW (DSW), shares are up almost 10 percent after the company beat Wall Street's profit expectations. Facebook (FB) is a stock to watch. The social networking site said it's cracking down on 'click-bait' content. Users have expressed dissatisfaction with misleading headlines calling them quote "spammy."