U.S. stocks end at record highs Friday, with Nasdaq ringing up 2.7% weekly gain


Major stock indexes ended at records Friday, rising slightly to close out a strong October performance amid a solid corporate earnings season. The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.25% rose around 89 points, or 0.2%, to end near 35,819, according to preliminary figures, while the S&P 500 SPX, +0.19% gained arond 9 points, or 0.2%, to close near 4,605. The Nasdaq Composite rose around 50 points, or 0.3%, to finish near 15,498. The Dow saw a 5.8% rise in October, while the S&P 500 advanced 6.9% and the Nasdaq rallied 7.3%.

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