Home Breaking News Dow ends at record; S&P 500, Nasdaq see weekly fall

Dow ends at record; S&P 500, Nasdaq see weekly fall


The Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced modestly on Friday to close at an all-time high, with gains this week fueled by earnings from bellwether companies such as Boeing

BA, +0.11%

and Verizon Communication

VZ, +0.27%

The Dow

DJIA, +0.15%

added 33.76 points, or 0.2%, to 21,830.31 and gained 1.2% over the week. But broader markets slipped on Friday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite also posting modest weekly losses. The S&P 500

SPX, -0.13%

closed 3.32 points, or 0.1%, lower at 2,472.10, retreating from record levels set on Wednesday. The benchmark index finished the week roughly where it started. The Nasdaq Composite index

COMP, -0.12%

declined 7.51 points, or 0.1%, to 6,374.68 and ended the week 0.2% lower. On Friday, sharp post-earnings losses from Amazon.com

AMZN, -2.48%

weighed on the main indexes.

Read the full story:
S&P 500, Nasdaq finish lower after Amazon disappointment; Dow closes at record

Source link