How the major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Posted on Thursday, April 25th, 2019 By The Associated Press

Major U.S. stock indexes ended mostly lower Thursday, dragged down by losses in several industrial companies.

3M, which makes Post-it notes and other products, plunged after announcing weak results and a restructuring program. The loss for 3M pulled the Dow Jones Industrial Average into the red. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq finished mixed, but still holding close to record highs set earlier this week.

On Thursday:

The S&P 500 slipped 1.08 points, or 0.04%, to 2,926.17.

The Dow Jones Industrial average lost 134.97 points, or 0.5%, to 26,462.08.

The Nasdaq composite rose 16.67 points, or 0.2%, to 8,118.68.

The Russell 2000 index of small company stocks gave up 12.52 points, or 0.8%, to 1,575.61.

For the week:

The S&P 500 is up 21.14 points, or 0.7%.

The Dow is down 97.46 points, or 0.4%.

The Nasdaq is up 120.62 points, or 1.5%.

The Russell 2000 is up 9.86 points, or 0.6%.

For the year:

The S&P 500 is up 419.32 points, or 16.7%.

The Dow is up 3,134.62 points, or 13.4%.

The Nasdaq is up 1,483.41 points, or 22.4%.

The Russell 2000 is up 227.05 points, or 16.8%.

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