March 28th 2021
U.S. stocks wrapped an extremely volatile week that left the major averages mostly higher for the week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared 1.4% for the week to close at a new record of 33,072.88. The S&P 500 gained 1.4% in five trading days to 3,974.54, hitting a record closing high as well. The Nasdaq declined 0.6 over the week to end at 13,138.72. Most key S&P sectors closed higher for the week, led by the real estate sector. The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), widely considered the best gauge of fear in the market, closed below 19.