Stocks wobbled on Wednesday and finished little changed before the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S. The market was positive for most of the day, but its gains dissipated in the final minutes of trading.
For Wednesday :
The Dow Jones industrial average added 1.20 points, less than 0.1 per cent, to 17,813.39.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 index shed 0.27 points, less than 0.1 per cent, to 2,088.87.
The Nasdaq composite index edged up 13.33 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 5,116.14.
For the week:
The Dow has lost 10.42 points, or 0.1 per cent.
The S&P has declined 0.30 points, less than 0.1 per cent.
The Nasdaq has gained 11.22 points, or 0.2 per cent.
For the year:
The Dow is down 9.68 points, less than 0.1 per cent.
The S&P is up 29.97 points, or 1.5 per cent.
The Nasdaq is up 380.09 points, or 8 per cent.