U.S. Stock market edges higher as tech, energy sectors lead gains
Saturday, 24 June 2017 03:57 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |DOW JONES Standard & Poor's 500Saham AS
U.S. stocks rose moderately Friday as investors scooped up battered energy shares, and technology stocks extended their recent advance, putting the main equity benchmarks on pace to end the week with gains.
The S&P 500 SPX, +0.16% rose a point to 2,435 with technology stocks up 0.7% and energy shares adding 0.3%.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.01% flipped between small gains and losses to fall 24 points to 21,373. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, +0.46% advanced 16 points, or 0.3%, to 6,263.
The Nasdaq was on course to rise more than 1% for the week, ending a two-week run of losses. The S&P 500 and the Dow industrials were on track for slight weekly gains.