Wall Street pushes ahead a day after biggest drop since May

Stocks rose modestly in morning trading on Wall Street Tuesday, making up some of the ground they lost in a sharp pullback a day earlier. The S&P 500 was up 0.2% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Nasdaq were also up similar amounts. Health care stocks made solid gains, along with technology companies. Uber jumped 7.7% after raising its outlook. European markets were also higher, and Asian markets mostly rose. Chinese markets remained closed for a holiday. Homebuilder Lennar fell 1.4% as supply chain problems hurt home deliveries. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note was stable at 1.31%.