The Nasdaq logged its best week in nearly nine months on Friday, getting a boost from a big jump in Google’s stock.
The technology-heavy index closed at an all-time high after Google surged on a strong earnings report.
Other indexes were mixed. Energy stocks sank after the price of oil fell for a third straight week.
For the day:
The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 33.80 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 18,086.45.
The S&P 500 gained 2.35 points, or 0.1 per cent, to 2,126.64.
The Nasdaq composite climbed 46.96 points, or 0.9 per cent, to 5,210.14.
For the week:
The Dow is up 326.94 points, or 1.8 per cent.
The S&P 500 index is up 50.02 points, or 2.4 per cent.
The Nasdaq is up 212.45 points, or 4.3 per cent.
For the year:
The Dow is up 263.38 points, or 1.5 per cent.
The S&P 500 index is up 67.74 points, or 3.3 per cent.
The Nasdaq is up 474.09 points, or 10 per cent.