Aug 7 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were slightly up in early afternoon trading on Monday, with the Dow on track to close at a record high for the ninth straight day, after squeezing out another all-time high just after the open.
The 30 share index rose 25.61 points to close at 22,118.42 with a lift from Boeing and Goldman Sachs, which contributed most of the gains.
USA stock indexes reversed course to trade higher on Tuesday morning, with the Dow and the S&P hitting a new record, helped by a rise in Apple's shares. "There's no reason to be a seller yet and there's no reason to be a buyer at these levels as earnings season winds down and you don't have much in the way of economic news this week", said Robert Pavlik, chief market strategist at Boston Private Wealth in NY.
In Europe, London's commodities-heavy FTSE 100 index of major blue-chip firms stocks ended the day with a 0.1 percent gain. The Dow has also advanced 11.8% entering Monday's session.
Tyson Foods rose 4.94 percent after the No.1 USA meat processor reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and sales.
Medical device company NxStage Medical jumped 28.2 percent after it agreed to be bought by Fresenius Medical Care.
Also on investors' radar is the rush of retail earnings this week and next amid Amazon.com's rapid rise. Tyson Foods, one of the consumer staples sector's biggest boosts on the day, rose 5.7 percent after the No. 1 USA meat processor reported greater-than-expected quarterly profit and sales.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway was down 1.11 percent after the company reported a drop in second-quarter profit.
Declining issues outnumbered advancing ones on the NYSE by a 1.08-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 1.07-to-1 ratio favored advancers. On the Nasdaq, 1,367 issues fell and 881 advanced.
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