Written by Investing.com Staff, Investing.com
U.S. stocks higher at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.22%
U.S. stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Technology, Financials and Industrials sectors led shares higher.
At the close in NYSE, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.22%, while the S&P 500 index added 0.02%, and the NASDAQ Composite index gained 0.02%. The CBOE Volatility Index, which measures the implied volatility of S&P 500 options, was down 3.24% to 16.15.