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Reuters| Tue Jan 09 10:46:33 EST 2018
* Nasdaq biotech index rises 2 pct, Gilead soars * Target joins retailers that recorded strong holiday sales * Chip stocks drag on technology sector; defensives fall * Indexes up: Dow 0.49 pct, S&P 0.29 pct, Nasdaq 0.24 pct (Updates to late afternoon; adds commentary, changes byline) By Sinead Carew Jan 9 (Reuters) - Wall Street’s major indexes on Tuesday extended the New Year rally on investor optimism ahead of quarterly earnings reports. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq were on track for their sixth closing record in a row. The Dow had snapped a 3-day run of closing records in the previous day’s session. Defensive S&P sectors - utilities, real estate and telecommunications - were out of ..

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