Wall St in late selloff; S&P ekes out weekly gain

NEW YORK Sat Feb 16, 2013 2:45am IST

Related Topics

Stocks

   

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell in a late sell-off on Friday as Wal-Mart dropped following a report of a weak start to February sales, though the S&P just barely extended its streak of weekly gains to seven.

The Dow Jones industrial average was up 8.37 points, or 0.06 percent, at 13,981.76. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index was down 1.59 points, or 0.10 percent, at 1,519.79. The Nasdaq Composite Index was down 6.63 points, or 0.21 percent, at 3,192.03.

For the week, the Dow fell 0.1 percent while the S&P 500 rose 0.1 percent. The Nasdaq fell 0.1 percent. (Reporting By Angela Moon; Editing by Nick Zieminski)

FILED UNDER:
Comments (0)
This discussion is now closed. We welcome comments on our articles for a limited period after their publication.

  • Most Popular
  • Most Shared

Culling Plans

REUTERS SHOWCASE

Root Out 'Bad Apples'

Root Out 'Bad Apples'

RBI chief calls for cleaning up of banking system.  Full Article 

Android One

Android One

Google launches $105 Android One; eyes low-price smartphone boom.  Full Article 

India-Vietnam Ties

India-Vietnam Ties

India tightens Vietnam defence, oil ties ahead of China Xi's visit.  Full Article 

Cognizant Deal

Cognizant Deal

Cognizant to buy TriZetto for $2.7 billion to boost healthcare business  Full Article 

Inflation Eases

Inflation Eases

Aug WPI inflation eases to near five-year low of 3.74 percent  Full Article 

Kashmir Floods

Kashmir Floods

Disease threatens as Kashmir flood waters turn fetid  Full Article 

Hepatitis Drug

Hepatitis Drug

Gilead licenses hepatitis C drug to Cipla, Ranbaxy, five others   Full Article 

Trade Deficit

Trade Deficit

Exports growth slows to 2.4 pct in August  Full Article 

Battle for Heineken

Battle for Heineken

Four generations on, Heineken family won't loosen grip  Full Article 

Reuters India Mobile

Reuters India Mobile

Get the latest news on the go. Visit Reuters India on your mobile device.  Full Coverage