Sprint closes nearly 5 percent higher;

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Regional stocks

•Capitol Federal Financial was unchanged at $12.74.

•Cerner Corp. rose 21 cents, or 0.42%, to close at $50.07.

•Commerce Bancshares Inc. fell 42 cents, or 0.90%, to close at $46.45.

•Compass Minerals fell $1.86, or 2.44%, to close at $74.51.

•DST Systems Inc. rose 10 cents, or 0.14%, to close at $72.40.

•Ferrellgas Partners L.P. fell 14 cents, or 0.63%, to close at $22.00.

•Garmin Ltd. fell 12 cents, or 0.30%, to close at $39.82.

•Great Plains Energy rose 6 cents, or 0.24%, to close at $24.60.

•H Block Inc. fell 10 cents, or 0.31%, to close at $31.89.

•Inergy L.P. rose 11 cents, or 0.72%, to close at $15.31.

•Kansas City Life Insurance Co. fell 70 cents, or 1.61%, to close at $42.88.

•Kansas City Southern fell 65 cents, or 0.59%, to close at $110.06.

•Layne Christensen Co. rose 5 cents, or 0.25%, to close at $19.80.

•O'Reilly Automotive Inc. fell 28 cents, or 0.22%, to close at $127.81.

•Sprint Nextel Corp. rose 29 cents, or 4.55%, to close at $6.67.

•UMB Financial Corp. rose 30 cents, or 0.49%, to close at $60.93.

•Waddell Reed Financial Corp. rose 2 cents, or 0.04%, to close at $52.72.

•YRC Worldwide Inc. fell 8 cents, or 0.27%, to close at $29.72.

Market averages

•Dow Jones rose 30.34 points, or 0.19%, to close at 15,658.36.

•Nasdaq rose 13.84 points, or 0.38%, to close at 3,689.59.

•S 500 rose 2.80 points, or 0.16%, to close at 1,709.67.

BATS 1000 rose 20.02 points, or 0.10%, to close at 19,235.40

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