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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared Friday

How the Dow Jones industrial average and other major indexes fared on Friday

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared Friday

Stocks advanced Friday, capping a strong week, helped by a recovery in the price of oil and earnings from Olive Garden owner Darden Restaurants and sportswear giant Nike. The Nasdaq composite index inched closer to its all-time high set at the height of the dot-com bubble.

On Friday:

The Dow rose 168.62 points, or 0.9 percent, to 18,127.65.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index added 18.79 points, or 0.9 percent, to 2,108.06.

The Nasdaq composite rose 34.04 points, or 0.7 percent, to 5,026.42.

For the week:

The Dow is up 378.34 points, or 2.1 percent.

The S&P 500 index is up 54.66 points, or 2.7 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 154.66 points, or 3.2 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is up 304.58 points, or 1.7 percent.

The S&P 500 index is up 49.16 points, or 2.4 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 290.36 points, or 6.1 percent.


Updated : 2021-02-28 18:20 GMT+08:00