How the major US stock indexes fared Friday

Nov. 2, 2012 at 6:02 a.m.

Waterlogged from Superstorm Sandy and unmoved by a solid October jobs report, U.S. stocks fell sharply Friday. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 139 points as details about the storm's costs began to trickle out.

The Dow Jones industrial average closed down 139.46 points, or 1.1 percent, at 13,093.16.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index dropped 13.39, or 0.9 percent, at 1,414.20.

The Nasdaq composite index lost 37.93 points, or 1.3 percent, to 2,982.13.

For the week:

The Dow fell 14.05 points, or 0.1 percent.

The S&P 500 rose 2.26 points, or 0.2 percent.

The Nasdaq fell 5.82 points, or 0.2 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is up 875.60 points, or 7.2 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 156.60 points, or 12.5 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 376.98 points, or 14.5 percent.



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