Stocks gain footing, rise a 2nd day

Posted: June 27, 2013 at 3:46 a.m.

Major stock indexes rose for a second day Wednesday. It was the first two-day stretch of gains since the Federal Reserve gave a timetable for throttling back its economic stimulus a week ago.

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