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The Associated Press
Date
May 2, 2014

How the Dow Jones industrial average did Friday

Stocks fell Friday as a surprisingly strong report on job gains failed to impress investors. Corporate earnings reports were mixed and news of fighting in eastern Ukraine weighed on stocks.

On Friday:

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 45.98 points, or 0.3 percent, to 16,512.89.

The Standard & Poor’s 500 index dropped 2.54 points, or 0.1 percent, to 1,881.14.

The Nasdaq composite fell 3.55 points, or 0.1 percent, to 4,123.90.

For the week:

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 151.43 points, or 0.9 percent.

The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose 17.74 points, or 1 percent.

The Nasdaq composite rose 48.34 points, or 1.2 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is down 63.77 points, or 0.4 percent.

The S&P 500 index is up 32.78 points, or 1.8 percent.

The Nasdaq composite is down 52.69 points, or 1.3 percent.

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