How the major US stock indexes fared on Friday
U.S. stocks closed slightly higher Friday as investors weighed higher corporate earnings reports against disappointing economic news. With the day's climb, the Dow Jones industrial average has regained all its losses for April.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 23.69 points, or 0.2 percent, to 13,228.31.
The Standard & Poor's 500 rose 3.38 points, or 0.2 percent, to 1,403.36.
The Nasdaq composite index rose 18.59 points, or 0.6 percent, to 3,069.20.
For the week so far:
The Dow is up 199.05 points, or 1.5 percent.
The S&P 500 is up 24.38 points, or 1.8 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 68.75 points, or 2.3 percent.
For the year so far:
The Dow is up 1,010.75 points, or 8.3 percent.
The S&P 500 is up 145.76 points, or 11.6 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 464.05 points, or 17.8 percent.