OctaFX | OctaFX Forex Broker
Open trading account

US stocks rallied at the session's end to close mixed on Friday

FXStreet (San Francisco) - Wall Street accelerated in the last hour of trading to mark a mixed closing on Friday with the Dow performing another record close. The major indexes ended the week positive.

Investors digested a good employment report in the United States; however the market players took profits before the weekend.

The Dow Jones advanced 19.46 points or 0.11% to finish at 17,573.93; the DJIA posted 1.04% weekly gains. The S&P 500 added 0.71 points or 0.03% on Friday before closing at 2,031.92; +0.69% weekly gains.

The Nasdaq lost 5.94 pts or 0.13% to finish at 4,632.53. The Composite was 0.04% positive on the week.

AUD/JPY needs to prove up against the bears

AUD/JPY is trading at 98.94 having posted a daily high at 99.32 and low at 98.49.
Read more Previous

Draghi gone “off-piste” - Rabobank

On November 3 an article was published by Reuters, citing ECB sources, that went into unusually deep detail about the inner workings of the ECB and current discussions being had by the Governing Council (GC).
Read more Next
Start livechat