It was a week that started bleakly but ended euphorically, with the Dow at its high for the year.
the major averages
put in their fourth winning day of the week after a global selloff Monday.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 155.91 points, or 1.7%, to 9505.96; the
added 18.76 points, or 1.9%, to 1026.13, and the Nasdaq Composite edged up 31.68 points, or 1.6%, to 2020.90.
Friday's bullishness was fueled by the best
data since 1999, and positive comments on the economy by
For the week, the Dow gained about 2%, the S&P 500 advanced 2.2%, and the Nasdaq Composite added 1.8%.
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