U.S. equities ended mixed for the day. Materials and financials were the top-performing sectors, while consumer staples led the decliners. In economic news, China announced that it will exempt imports of U.S. soybeans and pork from its increased tariff list as both countries attempt to moderate trade tensions. Corporate news was light today. Treasury prices declined as interest rates increased. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 422 points, or 1.6%, for the week.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average* was up 37 points or 0.1% to 27,220
The Standard & Poor's 500 Index was down 2 points or 0.1% to 3,007
The NASDAQ Composite Index was down 18 points or 0.2% to 8,177
The 30-year Treasury yield closed higher at 2.38% and the 10-year Treasury yield finished higher at 1.90%.
The spot price of gold fell $7.80 to $1,490.90
And the price of crude oil fell $0.14 to $54.95
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