NEW YORK, N.Y. – Stocks ended slightly lower on Wall Street on Friday, giving the market its first weekly decline in a month. Suppliers of basic materials and industrial companies lost the most.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 28.01 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 18,240.49.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 index lost 7.03 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 2,153.74.
The Nasdaq composite declined 14.45 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 5,292.40.
For the week:
The Dow is down 67.66 points, or 0.4 per cent.
The S&P 500 is down 14.53 points, or 0.7 per cent.
The Nasdaq is down 19.60 points, or 0.3 per cent.
For the year:
The Dow is up 815.46 points, or 4.7 per cent.
The S&P 500 is up 109.80 points, or 5.4 per cent.
The Nasdaq is up 284.99 points, or 5.7 per cent.