Stocks continued to push higher, setting more all-time highs for major U.S. indexes.

NEW YORK — Stocks continued to push higher, setting more all-time highs for major U.S. indexes.

 

Bond yields climbed Monday, helping to send banks and other financial companies higher. Citigroup rose 2.3 percent.

 

Apple closed at an all-time high.

 

In deal news, Zeltiq Aesthetics soared 13.2 percent after agreeing to be acquired by Allergan, which makes Botox, for $2.5 billion.

 

Phone companies fell after Verizon announced an unlimited data plan.

 

The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 12 points, or 0.5 percent, to 2,328.

 

The Dow Jones industrial average gained 142 points, or 0.7 percent, to 20,412. The Nasdaq composite rose 29 points, or 0.5 percent, to 5,763.

 

Bond prices fell. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note rose to 2.43 percent.

 

Financial Markets Glance

 

 

 

Dow Jones Industrials

 

High: 20,441.48

 

Low: 20,322.95

 

Close: 20,412.16

 

Change: +142.79

 

 

Other Indexes

 

 

Standard&Poors 500 Index: 2328.25 +12.15

 

NYSE Index: 11,433.93 +56.21

 

Nasdaq Composite Index: 5763.96 +29.83

 

NYSE MKT Composite: 2462.88 —9.39

 

Russell 2000 Index: 1392.38 +3.54

 

Wilshire 5000 TotalMkt: 24,362.33 +113.42

 

 

Volume

 

NYSE consolidated volume: 3,238,856,318

 

Total number of issues traded: 3,078

 

Issues higher in price: 1,744

 

Issues lower in price: 1,210

 

Issues unchanged: 124