How major US stock indexes fared Friday
Global stocks soared Friday and reversed the big losses they suffered just a day earlier. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied 746 points in the latest twist in a wild three months for markets.
The S&P 500 index rocketed 84.05 points, or 3.4 percent, to 2,531.94.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 746.94 points, or 3.3 percent, to 23,433.16.
The Nasdaq composite rallied 275.35 points, or 4.3 percent, to 6,738.86.
The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks leaped 49.92 points, or 3.8 percent, to 1,380.75.
For the week:
The S&P 500 rose 46.20 points, or 1.9 percent.
The Dow added 370.76 points, or 1.6 percent.
The Nasdaq climbed 154.33 points, or 2.3 percent.
The Russell 2000 advanced 42.82 points, or 3.2 percent.
For the year:
The S&P 500 is up 25.09 points, or 1 percent.
The Dow is up 105.70 points, or 0.5 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 103.58 points, or 1.6 percent.
The Russell 2000 is up 32.19 points, or 2.4 percent.