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) -- U.S. stocks finished lower Friday, dragged down by

lingering concerns about the stability of the eurozone

ahead of the long Memorial Day weekend.


Dow Jones Industrial Average

fell 75 points, or 0.6%, to 12,455. The

S&P 500

lost 3 points to 1,317.82 and the

Nasdaq Composite

dropped 1.85 points to 2,837.53.

Breadth within the Dow was negative with 22 of the index's 30 components posting losses.

The biggest percentage ecliners in the index were


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Shares of Boeing dropped 1.95% to $70.00. The aerospace company is getting closer to forging a deal with Lion Air for 10 Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner passenger jets, according to


. The value of this order would be about $1.9 billion,



The stock has fallen 4.57% year to date.

Caterpillar shares fell 1.62% to $89.94. The stock has ticked down 66 cents, or 0.73%, year to date.

Shares of JPMorgan lost 1.38% to $89.94. The bank's CEO Jamie Dimon is scheduled to testify in front of the Senate Banking Committee on June 7 regarding JPMorgan's more than $2 billion trading loss, according to



The stock has ticked up 25 cents, or 0.75%, year to date.


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