US stock indexes closed broadly higher, led by gains in retailers, energy and industrial companies, the AP reports. Amazon jumped 2.7% Tuesday, leading the way higher for retailers. Energy companies rose along with the price of oil, and banks were also higher as bond yields rose. Oracle plunged 9.4% after reporting disappointing results, and Facebook sank 2.6% following reports that the Federal Trade Commission will look into its handling of user data. The S&P 500 index rose 4 points, or 0.1%, to 2,716. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 116 points, or 0.5%, to 24,727. The Nasdaq composite increased 20 points, or 0.3%, to 7,364.