Stocks fell Friday as a surprisingly strong report on job gains failed to impress investors. Corporate earnings reports were mixed and news of fighting in eastern Ukraine weighed on stocks.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 45.98 points, or 0.3 percent, to 16,512.89.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 index dropped 2.54 points, or 0.1 percent, to 1,881.14.
The Nasdaq composite fell 3.55 points, or 0.1 percent, to 4,123.90.
For the week:
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 151.43 points, or 0.9 percent.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose 17.74 points, or 1 percent.
The Nasdaq composite rose 48.34 points, or 1.2 percent.
For the year:
The Dow is down 63.77 points, or 0.4 percent.
The S&P 500 index is up 32.78 points, or 1.8 percent.
The Nasdaq composite is down 52.69 points, or 1.3 percent.