April 29th 2018
U.S. stocks finished the week with small losses. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 0.6 percent over the week to 24,311.19. The S&P 500 booked a very small weekly loss of 0.01 percent to finish at 2.669,91. The Nasdaq shed 0.4 percent for the week to end at 7,119.80. All three benchmarks posted their first weekly decline of the past three. Of the S&P sectors, utilities led advancers, while industrials led decliners. The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), widely considered the best gauge of fear in the market, traded near 15.4.