News of Saudi Arabia arms deal pushes stocks for General Dynamics, Raytheon, Lockheed Martin.
Banks, materials stocks also climb sharply.
“Jitters” about political landscape give way to strong economic indicators.
U.S. stock indexes headed for the steepest losses since September.
Investors fret over the potential fallout roiling the Trump administration.
Utilities are leading U.S. stock indexes mostly lower in late-afternoon trading.
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Declines in banks, industrial stocks outweigh gains elsewhere.