How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Friday

Created: 10/11/2015 7:52 PM WNYT.com
By: By The Associated Press

The stock market closed out its best week this year with a modest gain on Friday, helped by airlines and industrial companies. Investors now turn their focus to corporate earnings, which will start to pick up next week.

On Friday:

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 33.74 points, or 0.2 percent, to close at 17,084.49.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index added 1.46 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,014.89.

The Nasdaq composite rose 19.68 points, or 0.4 percent, to 4,830.47.

For the week:

The Dow was up 612.12 points, or 3.7 percent.

The S&P 500 index was up 63.53 points, or 3.3 percent.

The Nasdaq was up 122.70 points, or 2.6 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is down 738.58 points, or 4.1 percent.

The S&P 500 index is down 44.01 points, or 2.1 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 94.41 points, or 2 percent.

(Copyright 2015 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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