Stock Market Today: Tesla, Tech Lift Stocks After Rocky Open

Tesla popped amid a filing suggesting another stock split; gains in mega-cap technology names also helped carry the major indexes.

A Tesla comes off the line at a Germany plant
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The market got off to a disorganized start to the week, but one that still saw the major indexes finish in positive territory.

Tesla (TSLA, +8.0%) had an outsized say in the market's performance Monday, jumping out of the gate after the company filed for its second stock split since 2020. Technology (+1.2%) also did some of the lifting, with names such as Adobe (ADBE, +4.3%) and Intuit (INTU, +4.6%) propelling the sector.

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Kyle Woodley

Kyle Woodley is the Editor-in-Chief of WealthUp, a site dedicated to improving the personal finances and financial literacy of people of all ages. He also writes the weekly The Weekend Tea newsletter, which covers both news and analysis about spending, saving, investing, the economy and more.

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