Correction: Financial Markets-Box story

In a story Nov. 30 about stock market trading, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the Nasdaq composite rose 56.24 points on Wednesday. It fell 56.24 points.

A corrected version of the story is below:

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Wednesday

How the Dow Jones industrial average and the other major indexes fared on Wednesday

By The Associated Press

Stocks moved mostly lower Wednesday as gains in blue-chip energy companies and banks were not enough to make up for losses in the broader market. The Dow Jones industrial average touched a record high intraday but gave back nearly all of its gain and ended slightly higher.

On Wednesday:

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 1.98 points, or 0.01 percent, to 19,123.58.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index lost 5.85 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,198.81.

The Nasdaq composite fell 56.24 points, or 1.1 percent, to 5,323.68.

For the week:

The Dow is down 28.56 points, or 0.2 percent.

The S&P 500 is down 14.54 points, or 0.7 percent.

The Nasdaq has lost 75.24 points, 1.4 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is up 1,698.55 points, or 9.8 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 154.87 points, or 7.6 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 316.27 points, or 6.3 percent.

This story has been automatically published from the Associated Press wire which uses US spellings

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