Dollars & Sense

Closing Bell: Cerner, O’Reilly Automotive, UMB lead local winners

Updated: 2013-12-06T21:49:43Z

Regional stocks

•Capitol Federal Financial rose 20 cents, or 1.68%, to close at $12.12.

•Cerner Corp. rose $1.33, or 2.37%, to close at $57.42.

•Commerce Bancshares Inc. rose 42 cents, or 0.95%, to close at $44.86.

•Compass Minerals rose 87 cents, or 1.21%, to close at $72.92.

•DST Systems Inc. rose 53 cents, or 0.60%, to close at $88.25.

•Ferrellgas Partners L.P. fell 44 cents, or 1.88%, to close at $22.97.

•Garmin Ltd. rose 95 cents, or 1.98%, to close at $48.83.

•Great Plains Energy rose 45 cents, or 1.89%, to close at $24.23.

•H&R Block Inc. rose 47 cents, or 1.65%, to close at $29.01.

•Kansas City Life Insurance Co. rose $1.07, or 2.19%, to close at $49.95.

•Kansas City Southern rose 6 cents, or 0.05%, to close at $118.15.

•O'Reilly Automotive Inc. rose $4.04, or 3.34%, to close at $125.00.

•Sprint Nextel Corp. fell 11 cents, or 1.38%, to close at $7.89.

•UMB Financial Corp. rose $1.27, or 2.06%, to close at $62.99.

•Waddell & Reed Financial Corp. rose $1.38, or 2.20%, to close at $63.99.

•YRC Worldwide Inc. fell 27 cents, or 3.10%, to close at $8.45.

Market averages

•Dow Jones rose 198.69 points, or 1.26%, to close at 16,020.20.

•Nasdaq rose 29.36 points, or 0.73%, to close at 4,062.52.

•S&P 500 rose 20.06 points, or 1.12%, to close at 1,805.09.

•BATS 1000 rose 215.87 points, or 1.08%, to close at 20,289.84.

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