How the major stock indexes fared Friday

AP News
Posted: Oct 22, 2010 4:51 PM
How the major stock indexes fared Friday

Stocks ended on a mixed note Friday at the close of a busy week of earnings news. The Dow finished slightly down, while the broader Standard and Poor's 500 index and the Nasdaq both ended with gains. Stocks stayed within a narrow range as a recent rally built on strong earnings reports ran out of steam.

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 14.01, or 0.1 percent, to 11,132.56.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 2.82, or 0.2 percent, to 1,183.08.

The Nasdaq composite index rose 19.72, or 0.8 percent, to 2,479.39.

For the week:

The Dow is up 69.78, or 0.6 percent.

The S&P is up 6.89, or 0.6 percent.

The Nasdaq is down 10.62, or 0.4 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is up 704.51, or 6.8 percent.

The S&P is up 67.98, or 6.1 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 210.24, or 9.3 percent.