Dow, S&P Rise on Jobs, but Apple Bites Nasdaq Again
Published: Friday, December 7th 2012
(Reuters) - The Dow and the S&P 500 advanced modestly on Friday, though another sell-off in Apple depressed technology shares and kept the Nasdaq negative, overshadowing a sharply better-than-expected jobs report.
The Dow Jones industrial average .DJI gained 81.09 points, or 0.62%, to 13,155.13 at the close. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index .SPX rose 4.13 points, or 0.29%, to 1,418.07. The Nasdaq Composite Index .IXIC slipped 11.23 points, or 0.38%, to close at 2,978.04.