U.S. indices on Monday took back some losses from Friday’s selloff over fears of the Omicron variant.


The S&P 500 was up 1.6% to 4,665.91 in midday trading Monday.


The Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 1% to 35,236.18, while the Nasdaq rose 2.1% to 15,813.19.


Crude oil climbed 4.5% to $71.23.


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Gold fell 0.2% to $1,785.20.


The yield on a 10-year Treasury was up 3.1% to 1.53%.


AUTOMOTIVE

Irvine electric vehicle maker Rivian Automotive Inc. (Nasdaq: RIVN) rose 6.9% to $119.79 for a market cap of $106.1 billion. Deliveries to some of the automaker’s SUV customers has reportedly been pushed to somewhere between May and July of next year.


HEALTHCARE

Irvine urology-focused medical device company Axonics Inc. (Nasdaq: AXNX) slipped 6.1% to $54.95 for a market cap of $2.5 billion. The company is still up 6.2% since the start of the year.