Wall Street closes third straight winning week with tiny gain

Several retailers made strong gains after reporting better results for the latest quarter than analysts expected

  • November 18, 2023

Wall Street’s third straight winning week came to a quiet close on Friday, as stocks tacked a whisper more on to their sizzling gains for November so far.

The S&P 500 edged up by 5.78 points, or 0.1%, to 4,514.02 and is near its highest level in three months.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average inched up by 1.81, or less than 0.1%, to 34,947.28, and the Nasdaq composite gained 11.81, or 0.1%, to 14,125.48.

Several ...