Good day for regional stocks

08/22/2013 4:07 PM

08/22/2013 4:07 PM

Regional stocks

•Capitol Federal Financial rose 12 cents, or 0.95%, to close at $12.70.

•Cerner Corp. rose 60 cents, or 1.28%, to close at $47.63.

•Commerce Bancshares Inc. rose 55 cents, or 1.22%, to close at $45.55.

•Compass Minerals rose $1.11, or 1.54%, to close at $73.07.

•DST Systems Inc. rose 91 cents, or 1.25%, to close at $73.80.

•Ferrellgas Partners L.P. rose 36 cents, or 1.61%, to close at $22.77.

•Garmin Ltd. rose 36 cents, or 0.89%, to close at $40.64.

•Great Plains Energy rose 4 cents, or 0.18%, to close at $22.40.

•H Block Inc. rose 44 cents, or 1.54%, to close at $29.10.

•Inergy L.P. fell 6 cents, or 0.43%, to close at $14.05.

•Kansas City Life Insurance Co. rose 51 cents, or 1.16%, to close at $44.35.

•Kansas City Southern rose $2.70, or 2.55%, to close at $108.54.

•Layne Christensen Co. rose 33 cents, or 1.73%, to close at $19.41.

•O'Reilly Automotive Inc. rose 15 cents, or 0.12%, to close at $122.33.

•Sprint Nextel Corp. fell 4 cents, or 0.57%, to close at $6.92.

•UMB Financial Corp. rose 69 cents, or 1.13%, to close at $61.79.

•Waddell Reed Financial Corp. rose $1.19, or 2.43%, to close at $50.21.

•YRC Worldwide Inc. rose 74 cents, or 4.81%, to close at $16.11.

Market averages

•Dow Jones rose 66.19 points, or 0.44%, to close at 14,963.74.

•Nasdaq rose 38.92 points, or 1.08%, to close at 3,638.71.

•S 500 rose 14.16 points, or 0.86%, to close at 1,656.96.

BATS 1000 rose 175.44 points, or 0.95%, to close at 18,651.69.

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