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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Friday

NEW YORK, N.Y. – U.S. stocks closed out a difficult week on a modestly lower note Friday as investors continued to monitor Britain’s frenzied debate on whether to leave the European Union. The issue took on a new level of concern after the killing of a member of parliament.

On Friday:

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 57.94 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 17,675.16.

The Standard & Poor’s 500 index lost 6.77 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 2,071.22.

The Nasdaq composite fell 44.58 points, or 0.9 per cent, to 4,800.34.

For the week:

The Dow fell 190.18 points, or 1.1 per cent.

The S&P 500 lost 24.85 points, or 1.2 per cent.

The Nasdaq fell 94.21 points, or 1.9 per cent.

For the year:

The Dow is up 250.13 points, or 1.4 per cent.

The S&P 500 is up 27.28 points, or 1.3 per cent.

The Nasdaq is down 207.07 points, or 4.1 per cent.