All smiles on Wall Street Tuesday morning. The Dow Industrials touched another record high, following strong reports on auto sales and factory orders. Orders to U.S. factories rose three percent in February, the best gain in five months.
Among those factories reporting good numbers are Ford and Chrysler. Ford's sales for March were up six percent, and Chrysler's rose five percent year-to-year. Those are the best sales numbers for both companies in nearly six years.GM reported sales up six percent.