The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher Tuesday after a solid rally fueled by a strong start to the new year.
The Nasdaq composite ended up 1.5 percent higher at 2,959.70.
The S&P 500 rose 0.8 percent, or 0.1 percentage point, to 2,741.19.
The Nasdaq is up 1 percent.
The Russell 2000 climbed 0.7 percent to 1,904.80.
The Dow Jones industrial average closed higher in aftermarket trading.
The CBOE Volatility index closed up 0.4 percent to 5.6365.
The Russell 2000 closed up 2.3 percent.
The S&amt 500 added 0.2 percent.