The Standard & Poor's 500 index dipped Thursday to break a seven-day winning streak, its longest in three and a half years, though it remains a nudge away from its record high. The Dow Jones industrial average inched ahead to another all-time high.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 7.91 points, or less than 0.1 percent, to 20,619.77.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 2.03 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,347.22.
The Nasdaq composite fell 4.54 points, or 0.1 percent, to 5,814.90.
The Russell 2000 index lost 5.07 points, or 0.4 percent, to 1,399.13.
For the week:
The Dow is up 350.40 points, or 1.7 percent.
The S&P 500 is up 31.12 points, or 1.3 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 80.77 points, or 1.4 percent.
The Russell 2000 is up 10.29 points, or 0.7 percent.
For the year:
The Dow is up 857.17 points, or 4.3 percent.
The S&P 500 is up 108.39 points, or 4.8 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 431.78 points, or 8.0 percent.
The Russell 2000 is up 42.00 points, or 3.1 percent.
This story has been automatically published from the Associated Press wire which uses US spellings