The stock market recovered from a midday swoon caused by the latest worries over Ukraine and ended little changed on Friday. The Ukrainian president said his military destroyed most of a Russian military convoy that entered his country. Russia denied it.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 50.67, or 0.3 per cent, to 16,662.91
The Standard & Poor’s 500 index fell 0.12 of a point to 1,955.06.
The Nasdaq composite gained 11.93 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 4,464.93.
For the week:
The Dow was up 108.98 points, or 0.7 per cent.
The S&P 500 was up 23.47 points, or 1.2 per cent.
The Nasdaq was up 94.03 points, or 2.2 per cent.
For the year:
The Dow is up 86.25 points, or 0.5 per cent.
The S&P 500 index is up 106.70 points, or 5.8 per cent.
The Nasdaq is up 288.34 points, or 6.9 per cent.