Stocks start off 2010 with a rally
Wall Street surged Monday, starting off the new year on a positive note, after a report showed manufacturing activity is picking up and the weak dollar propelled commodity prices and stocks.
By Alexandra Twin, senior writer
January 4, 2010: 6:30 PM ET
… “The fact that stocks are up so much today is an encouraging sign, but we need to see a few days of follow through,” said Will Hepburn, chief investment officer at Hepburn Capital Management