Goldman Sachs, Lockheed Martin Earnings Drive U.S. Stock Rally

A second straight market rally on solid quarterly results.

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U.S. stocks rallied for a second straight day on Tuesday as solid quarterly results from Goldman Sachs and Lockheed Martin dampened worries of a dismal earnings season as it begins to pick up steam.

Goldman Sachs Group Inc gained 2.07% after reporting a smaller-than-expected drop in quarterly profit as a boost in net interest income cushioned the blow from a slowdown in investment banking.

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