Stocks jumped on Monday, led by big gains for health care companies announcing developments that could aid in the coronavirus pandemic. The boost tacked more gains onto a recent upswing for the market, which is coming off the best week for the S&P 500 in 11 years.  The Dow rose 691 points, or 3.2%, to 22,327, marking its fourth gain in the last five days. The S&P 500 rose 3.4%, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq rose 3.6%.Nascent optimism is budding that the worst of the selling may be approaching, but markets around the world are still tentative as global authorities try to nurse the economy through the pandemic. The S&P 500 remains 22.4% below its record set last month, and oil tumbled to an 18-year low.  “We believe stock prices have fallen to levels we would consider very attractive based on our assessment of intermediate-term economic and market fundamentals,” Burt White, chief investment officer of LPL Financial, and Ryan Detrick, senior market strategist at LPL Financial, wrote to clients on Monday.A surge for health care stocks led the way at the week’s open. Johnson & Johnson leaped 8% after saying it expects to begin human clinical studies on a vaccine candidate


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