Markets Are Blasting Higher

Google FinanceStocks are staging a big rally early in the U.S. trading session.

The S&P 500 is at 1,669, up 19 points or 1.2%

This ends a three-day losing streak.

Earlier today, we learned that U.S. home prices jumped 10.9% year-over-year in March, beating expectations.  This was the fastest pace of price gains since April 2006.

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