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

U.S. stocks drifted mostly lower Tuesday, led by declines in energy stocks as the price of oil dropped for a fifth day in a row. The Dow Jones industrial average had its fourth straight gain.

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 13.51 points, or 0.1 per cent, to 18,312.39.

The Standard & Poor’s 500 index lost 1.37 points, less than 0.1 per cent, to 2,127.83.

The Nasdaq composite dipped 8.41 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 5,070.03.

For the week:

The Dow is up 39.83 points, or 0.2 per cent.

The S&P 500 is up 5.10 points, or 0.2 per cent.

The Nasdaq is up 21.74, or 0.4 per cent.

For the year:

The Dow is up 489.32 points, or 2.7 per cent.

The S&P 500 index is up 68.93 points, or 3.4 per cent.

The Nasdaq is up 333.98 points, or 7.1 per cent.