Indices landed in new record territory on Friday. Brands stepped up on a variety of economic news. Intel tacked on 9.5% today after posting better-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings and revenue. The chip giant also issued strong guidance for 2018 and boosted its dividend by 10% to $1.20 per share. On another note, crude oil hit a two-year peak. West Texas Intermediate crude jumped 1.0% to settle at $66.14 per barrel. Looking elsewhere, Commerce Department data showed the economy grew at an annual rate of 2.6% in the fourth quarter. The results were shy of an expected pace of 3.0%.