Investors likely more upbeat, as Wall Street lifts, virus fears ease

Investors likely more upbeat, as Wall Street lifts, virus fears ease
Rebecca Howard
Investors will likely be more upbeat as the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq hit record highs buoyed by an upbeat IBM and as fears about a virus outbreak in China abated.International Business Machines Corp shares jumped 3.5 percent after the company forecast full-year profit above market expectations on strength in its high-margin cloud computing business.In New Zealand, stocks with exposure to the tech sector include Vista, Gentrack, and Wellington Drive Technologies, which rose strongly yesterday after saying it had passed a million units sold of...

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