How major US stock indexes fared on Friday

Rising retailers pushed U.S. stock indexes further into record territory on Friday, as the market's fabulous start to 2018 carried through its second week.

On Friday:

The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 18.68 points, or 0.7 percent, to 2,786.24.

The Dow Jones industrial average climbed 228.46, or 0.9 percent, to 25,803.19.

The Nasdaq composite rose 49.28, or 0.7 percent, to 7,261.06.

The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks gained 5.18, or 0.3 percent, to 1,591.97.

For the week:

The S&P 500 is up 43.09 points, or 1.6 percent.

The Dow is up 507.32 points, or 2 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 124.50 points, or 1.7 percent.

The Russell 2000 is up 31.96 points, or 2 percent.

For the year:

The S&P 500 is up 112.63 points, or 4.2 percent.

The Dow is up 1,083.97 points, or 4.4 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 357.67 points, or 5.2 percent.

The Russell 2000 is up 56.46 points, or 3.7 percent.

Related News

Rugby couple put respect in front and center in Olympics

Aug 10, 2016

Isadora Cerullo has become a celebrity around Rio, more for what happened on the sidelines of the Olympic rugby stadium than for her performances on the pitch

Teenager who scaled Trump Tower had past problems at home

Aug 11, 2016

A Virginia teenager who climbed partway up Trump Tower in New York City had a history of problems at home

Asian shares climb, tracking gains in US stocks, oil prices

Aug 12, 2016

Asian shares rose Friday, tracking the rally in U.S. stocks that was driven by strong gains by energy companies and retailers

Search

Deck Biz is an intelligent platform providing international and regional business news updates. You won’t get these insights elsewhere other than Deck Biz.

Contact us: sales@deckbiz.com