How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Friday

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Posted: Nov 20, 2015 4:51 PM

The stock market closed out its best week of the year Friday as big gains by retailers and technology companies pushed major indexes higher.

For Friday:

The Dow Jones industrial average picked up 91.06 points, or 0.5 percent, to 17,823.81.

The S&P 500 index added 7.93 points, or 0.4 percent, to 2,089.17.

The Nasdaq composite index rose 31.28 points, or 0.6 percent, to 5,104.92.

For the week:

The Dow gained 578.57 points, or 3.4 percent.

The S&P advanced 66.13 points, or 3.3 percent.

The Nasdaq climbed 177.04 points, or 3.6 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is up 0.74 points, less than 0.1 percent.

The S&P is up 30.27 points, or 1.5 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 368.86 points, or 7.8 percent.