The S&P 500 climbed 1.1% to 2,720.41.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 1.1% to 24,829.90.

The Nasdaq jumped 1.1% to 7,337.34.

The yield on a 10-year Treasury bond was up 1% to 2.89%.

The price of gold fell 0.3% to $1,320.

RESTAURANTS

The Habit Restaurants Inc. (Nasdaq: HABT) climbed 7.1% to $9.80 and a $255 million market cap. Shares have increased about 13% since Feb. 28, when it reported fourth-quarter earnings in line with analysts’ estimates.

TECHNOLOGY

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (Nasdaq: CLNE) rose 5.1% to $1.44 and a $218 million market cap. Shares are still down 53% from their 52-week high in July.