(Updates to late morning) By Bill Rigby NEW YORK, April 27 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, wiping out the previous session's losses, as investors welcomed strong corporate profits and a surprise jump in consumers' confidence about the economy and job market. IBM led the Dow higher as it pumped up its dividend 12.5 percent, while defense contractor Lockheed Martin and drugmaker ImClone Systems Inc. both rose on better quarterly profits. The major indexes added to gains early ...
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