April 24. 2016
U.S. stocks finished the week with a mixed performance. For the week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.6 percent to close at 18,003.75. The S&P 500 rose 0.5 percent to end at 2,091.58.
The Nasdaq lost 0.7 percent for the week to end at 4,906.23. Among the key S&P sectors, energy was the top performer and utilities the worst. The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), widely considered the best gauge of fear in the market, declined to end slightly above 13. Read more