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Stocks rise as Greece gets a new bailout deal
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Stocks rise as Greece gets a new bailout deal

This Monday, July 6, 2015 photo shows a sign for Wall Street carved into the side of a building, in New York. Hopes that Greece will be able to forge a deal with creditors this weekend that will secure its euro future helped stock markets around the world and Europe's single currency itself post big gains on Friday, July 10. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are opening higher after Greece reached an agreement with its creditors on a new loan package that will help keep the country in the euro.

European and Asian markets also rose Monday.

Comcast rose 1.1 percent after the giant cable TV company said it would launch a streaming video service.

The Dow Jones industrial average gained 170 points, or 0.9 percent, to 17,760 as of 9:35 a.m. Eastern time.

The Standard & Poor’s 500 index increased 16 points, or 0.8 percent, to 2,093. The Nasdaq composite climbed 46 points, or 0.9 percent, to 5,044.

The gains were broad. Four stocks rose for every one that fell on the New York Stock Exchange.

Bond prices fell. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note rose to 2.45 percent.

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