How the Dow Jones industrial average fared Friday

AP News
Posted: Jun 06, 2014 4:54 PM

The Standard & Poor's 500 index notched its eighth record high in the last 10 trading days Friday after the U.S. government reported more healthy job growth in May. U.S. employers added 217,000 jobs last month, in line with forecasts. The unemployment rate stayed put at 6.3 percent.

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 88.17 points, also 0.5 percent, to 16,924.28.

The S&P 500 index gained 8.98 points, or 0.5 percent, to close at 1,949.44.

The Nasdaq composite climbed 25.17 points, 0.6 percent, to 4,321.40.

For the week:

The Dow is up 207.11 points, or 1.2 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 25.87 points, or 1.3 percent.

The Nasdaq composite is up 78.78 points, or 1.9 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is up 347.62 points, or 2.1 percent.

The S&P 500 index is up 101.08 points, or 5.5 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 144.81 points, or 3.5 percent.