How the Dow Jones industrial average fared Friday

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Posted: Nov 08, 2013 4:57 PM

The Dow Jones industrial average closed at another record high after an unexpectedly strong jobs report on Friday. Gains were led by banks. The record was the Dow's second all-time high in a week

The Standard & Poor's 500 also rose and both indexes recouped their losses from a day earlier.

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 167.80 points, or 1.1 percent, to close at 15,761.78.

The S&P 500 index gained 23.46 points, or 1.3 percent, to 1,770.61

The Nasdaq composite climbed 61.90 points, or 1.6 percent, to 3,919.23.

For the week so far:

The Dow is up 146.23 points, or 0.9 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 8.97 points, or 0.5 percent.

The Nasdaq is down 2.81 points, or 0.1 percent

For the year so far:

The Dow is up 2,657.64 points, or 20.3 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 344.42 points, or 24.2 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 889.72 points, or 29.8 percent