Tuesday’s session ended with gains. Brands prospered on a variety of economic data. Consumer prices increased in June. The consumer price index rose 0.3 percent, a slight retreat from May’s 0.4 percent uptick.
Trading closed in the red zone on Monday. Brands recovered somewhat from earlier losses. Chipotle Mexican Grill tacked on 7.8 percent on favorable quarterly earnings of $3.50 per share, which exceeded estimates of $3.08, and a 28.6 percent jump in revenue year-over-year to $1.05 billion.