viernes, 19 de julio de 2013

S&P 500 closes at record despite tumbling tech

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Nasdaq composite index fell on Friday as disappointing results from Microsoft and Google dragged down the technology sector, but the S&P 500 index edged up to finish at a record high.

The Dow Jones industrial average <.dji> fell 4.65 points, or 0.03 percent, to 15,543.89, the S&P 500 <.spx> gained 2.72 points, or 0.16 percent, to 1,692.09 and the Nasdaq composite <.ixic> dropped 23.66 points, or 0.66 percent, to 3,587.61.

For the week, the Dow rose 0.5 percent, the S&P added 0.7 percent and the Nasdaq fell 0.3 percent.

(Editing by Kenneth Barry)