Closing Bell

Cerner, Garmin close higher; Sprint, YRC fall

Updated: 2013-09-16T22:01:22Z

Regional stocks

•Capitol Federal Financial rose 6 cents, or 0.48%, to close at $12.56.

•Cerner Corp. rose 68 cents, or 1.39%, to close at $49.66.

•Commerce Bancshares Inc. rose 10 cents, or 0.23%, to close at $43.32.

•Compass Minerals rose 47 cents, or 0.61%, to close at $77.06.

•DST Systems Inc. rose 42 cents, or 0.56%, to close at $75.20.

•Ferrellgas Partners L.P. fell 18 cents, or 0.80%, to close at $22.22.

•Garmin Ltd. rose 42 cents, or 0.98%, to close at $43.12.

•Great Plains Energy rose 7 cents, or 0.32%, to close at $21.74.

•H&R Block Inc. fell 7 cents, or 0.26%, to close at $27.17.

•Inergy L.P. fell 15 cents, or 1.15%, to close at $12.95.

•Kansas City Life Insurance Co. fell 12 cents, or 0.27%, to close at $44.42.

•Kansas City Southern rose 91 cents, or 0.83%, to close at $111.20.

•Layne Christensen Co. rose 20 cents, or 1.02%, to close at $19.88.

•O'Reilly Automotive Inc. fell 65 cents, or 0.52%, to close at $125.18.

•Sprint Nextel Corp. fell 8 cents, or 1.19%, to close at $6.64.

•UMB Financial Corp. fell 3 cents, or 0.06%, to close at $53.02.

•Waddell & Reed Financial Corp. rose 48 cents, or 0.94%, to close at $51.40.

•YRC Worldwide Inc. fell 62 cents, or 3.22%, to close at $18.66.

Market averages

•Dow Jones rose 118.72 points, or 0.77%, to close at 15,494.78.

•Nasdaq fell 4.34 points, or 0.12%, to close at 3,717.85.

•S&P 500 rose 9.61 points, or 0.57%, to close at 1,697.60.

BATS 1000 rose 110.81 points, or 0.58%, to close at 19,130.81.

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