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The S&P 500 was up 0.7% for 2,700.32.
The Dow Jones was down 0.2% to 24,959.64.
The Nasdaq jumped 1.3% to 7,279.13.
The yield on a 10-year Treasury bond fell 1.9% to 2.64%.
The price of gold increased 0.8% to $1,326.
The price of oil was up 1% to $54.78 a barrel.
Alteryx Inc. (NYSE: AYX) was up 2.4% to $72.34 for a $4.4 billion market cap. Shares of the Irvine-based data analytics software provider have grown 165% since last year.
Mission Viejo-based Ensign Group Inc. (Nasdaq: ENSG) was up 1.7% to $43.21 for a $2.3 billion market cap. Shares of the home health care provider have climbed nearly 13% since beginning of the year. It has 245 healthcare facilities, 22 hospice agencies, 24 home health agencies and seven home care businesses in 16 states.