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March 26 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Tuesday:
WALL STREET GAINS ON DATA AS S&P 500 NEARS RECORD
U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday after data on home prices and manufacturing showed the economy continues to improve slowly, with the S&P 500 index closing in on its all-time high.
The Dow Jones industrial average were up 96.75 points or 0.67 percent, at 14,544.5, the S&P 500 gained 8.51 points or 0.55 percent, to 1,560.2 and the Nasdaq Composite added 12.31 points or 0.38 percent, to 3,247.61.
** GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP, $147.34, up 1 percent (0931 ET)
** BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC, $154,100 (0931 ET) Continued...