Indices closed in positive territory Thursday. Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, and General Electric led the Dow’s ascent. Stocks stepped up amid favorable economic news.
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Friday’s session was mixed. The Dow ended fractionally in the red zone. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq closed in positive territory. IBM and United Technologies led the Dow lower. Early gains faded as the session progressed amid continued concerns over Europe’s debt crisis.