US STOCKS CLOSE LOWER BUT POST WEEKLY GAINS

New York, – US stocks closed lower in choppy trade Friday as investors looked ahead to the French election, but posted weekly gains.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 30.54 points, or 0.15%, to 20,548.17.

The S&P 500 lost 7.14 points, or 0.30%, to 2,348.70.

The Nasdaq Composite Index erased 6.26 points, or 0.11%, to 5,910.52.

For the week, the blue-chip Dow rose 0.46%, and the broader S&P 500 gained 0.85%, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq jumped 1.82%. (QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency

New York, – US stocks closed lower in choppy trade Friday as investors looked ahead to the French election, but posted weekly gains.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 30.54 points, or 0.15%, to 20,548.17.

The S&P 500 lost 7.14 points, or 0.30%, to 2,348.70.

The Nasdaq Composite Index erased 6.26 points, or 0.11%, to 5,910.52.

For the week, the blue-chip Dow rose 0.46%, and the broader S&P 500 gained 0.85%, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq jumped 1.82%. (QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency