(CNBC) -- Stocks rose slightly on Monday as tech shares hit a record high ahead of key earnings releases for the sector.
The S&P 500 tech sector rose 0.5 percent to an all-time high, helping lift the index higher by 0.2 percent. The Nasdaq Composite advanced 0.3 percent.
Google-parent Alphabet is set to report earnings after the bell on Monday, while Facebook and Amazon are scheduled to release their results later this week. Technology shares have been the best performers of 2018, rising 15.4 percent through Friday’s close.
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