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The Dow posted its ninth consecutive weekly advance, its longest weekly winning streak in nearly 24 years, as investors continued to digest commentary surrounding progress toward a U.S.-China trade deal.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.70% to end at 26,031.81. The S&P 500 gained 0.64% to close at 2792.67, and the Nasdaq Composite gained 0.91% to end the day at 7527.54.
(Bloomberg) -- Here’s one for the record books: The Dow Jones Industrial Average just posted its ninth straight weekly advance, the longest streak in almost 24 years. Helped by optimism over U.S.-China trade talks, the gauge closed up 0.7 percent on Friday to cap a weekly gain of 0.6 percent. The Nasdaq Composite Index is also on a nine-week winning streak -- the longest since May 2009 -- while the S&P 500 Index notched a fourth straight week of gains. It’s lone lapse over the period was the week ended Jan. 25.
The Latest Buzz from Apple and NetflixWeakening economic data points weighed on markets The Nasdaq Composite Index (QQQ) fell 0.39% on Thursday, February 21, after eight consecutive sessions of positive gains. The tech index closed the session at
Corporate earnings were a bit of a mixed bag, but markets are pinning their hopes that negotiators are closing in on a potential trade agreement, just a week before the next round of tariffs could kick in.
The stock market got a lift from China trade news despite a high-profile earnings miss that affected the Oracle of Omaha's empire.
STOCKSTOWATCHTODAY BLOG Friday Feeling. Stocks are poised to end the week on a high note, with futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average and Nasdaq Composite both 0.4% higher, while the S&P 500 was 0.
The Latest Tech Sector Buzz: Apple, Qualcomm, Samsung, and LyftTech stocks and broader markets continue to riseTech stocks edged higher yet again on February 20, extending the gains in the NASDAQ as the markets closely examined the Fed’s tone upon
Stocks were lower near midday, and there wasn’t much news about the U.S.-China trade negotiations to encourage investors. The latest corporate earnings reports were mixed.