Closing Bell

H&R Block gains more than 2 percent; O’Reilly, Sprint decline

Updated: 2013-07-17T22:14:57Z

Regional stocks

•Capitol Federal Financial rose 12 cents, or 0.97%, to close at $12.49.

•Cerner Corp. rose 27 cents, or 0.55%, to close at $49.66.

•Commerce Bancshares Inc. rose 15 cents, or 0.33%, to close at $45.42.

•Compass Minerals fell 20 cents, or 0.22%, to close at $89.96.

•DST Systems Inc. fell 8 cents, or 0.12%, to close at $68.88.

•Ferrellgas Partners L.P. rose 19 cents, or 0.86%, to close at $22.28.

•Garmin Ltd. fell 8 cents, or 0.22%, to close at $36.35.

•Great Plains Energy rose 8 cents, or 0.33%, to close at $24.14.

•H&R Block Inc. rose 62 cents, or 2.08%, to close at $30.44.

•Inergy L.P. rose 12 cents, or 0.76%, to close at $15.82.

•Kansas City Life Insurance Co. rose 21 cents, or 0.51%, to close at $41.64.

•Kansas City Southern rose 24 cents, or 0.21%, to close at $114.02.

•Layne Christensen Co. fell 5 cents, or 0.24%, to close at $20.80.

•O'Reilly Automotive Inc. fell 44 cents, or 0.38%, to close at $115.77.

•Sprint Nextel Corp. fell 23 cents, or 3.55%, to close at $6.25.

•UMB Financial Corp. rose 11 cents, or 0.19%, to close at $58.59.

•Waddell & Reed Financial Corp. rose 23 cents, or 0.47%, to close at $48.85.

•YRC Worldwide Inc. fell 66 cents, or 2.00%, to close at $32.34.

Market averages

•Dow Jones rose 18.67 points, or 0.12%, to close at 15,470.52.

•Nasdaq rose 11.50 points, or 0.32%, to close at 3,610.00.

•S&P 500 rose 4.65 points, or 0.28%, to close at 1,680.91.

BATS 1000 rose 59.49 points, or 0.32%, to close at 18,857.18.

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