Dow Up 54 on Pharma Gains Markets unmoved by bankers' Washington testimony By Nick McMaster, Newser Staff Posted Jan 13, 2010 3:25 PM CST 5 comments Comments Traders watch market activity at the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Jan. 4, 2010 in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) (Newser) – Stocks posted solid gains, with the health-care sector leading the way after Credit Suisse analysts upgraded Merck, the Wall Street Journal reports. The Dow gained 54 points to close at 10,681. The Nasdaq added 26 points, closing at 2,308. The S&P 500 jumped 9 points to settle at 1,146.