Closing Bell

YRC gains more tyhan 3 percen, H&R Block up 2 percent

Updated: 2013-09-18T21:54:36Z

Regional stocks

•Capitol Federal Financial fell 2 cents, or 0.12%, to close at $12.60.

•Cerner Corp. rose 9 cents, or 0.18%, to close at $49.57.

•Commerce Bancshares Inc. fell 47 cents, or 1.08%, to close at $43.23.

•Compass Minerals rose 61 cents, or 0.79%, to close at $77.78.

•DST Systems Inc. rose 89 cents, or 1.18%, to close at $76.00.

•Ferrellgas Partners L.P. fell 1 cents, or 0.05%, to close at $22.14.

•Garmin Ltd. rose 31 cents, or 0.70%, to close at $44.73.

•Great Plains Energy rose 59 cents, or 2.69%, to close at $22.54.

•H&R Block Inc. rose 53 cents, or 1.93%, to close at $27.93.

•Inergy L.P. rose 35 cents, or 2.69%, to close at $13.34.

•Kansas City Life Insurance Co. rose 9 cents, or 0.20%, to close at $45.31.

•Kansas City Southern rose $1.32, or 1.18%, to close at $112.75.

•O'Reilly Automotive Inc. rose $1.57, or 1.25%, to close at $126.95.

•Sprint Nextel Corp. rose 5 cents, or 0.78%, to close at $6.44.

•UMB Financial Corp. fell 24 cents, or 0.45%, to close at $53.32.

•Waddell & Reed Financial Corp. rose 83 cents, or 1.60%, to close at $52.80.

•YRC Worldwide Inc. rose 60 cents, or 3.29%, to close at $18.81.

Market averages

•Dow Jones rose 147.21 points, or 0.95%, to close at 15,676.94.

•Nasdaq rose 37.94 points, or 1.01%, to close at 3,783.64.

•S&P 500 rose 20.76 points, or 1.22%, to close at 1,725.52.

BATS 1000 rose 260.38 points, or 1.36%, to close at 19,475.49.

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