Investors also dialed back risk on signs of weak business activity in Europe and ahead of French and Greek elections this weekend. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 168 points, or 1.3%, to 13,038. The S&P 500 finished down 22.5 points, or 1.6%, at 1,369, and the Nasdaq closed down 68 points, or 2.3%, to 2,956. The Dow lost 1.3% for the week, while the S&P 500 shed 2.2% and the Nasdaq finished down 3.1%.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Wall Street sold off Friday after investors learned that the U.S. added only 115,000 jobs last month, which stoked concern about the sluggish economy.
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