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Dow Jones Industrial Average

Last Updated at 20 Oct 2017, 19:59 GMT *Chart shows local time Dow Jones intraday chart
value change %
23328.63 +
+165.59
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+0.71

Top winner and loser

Boeing Co.

264.75 +
+5.71
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+2.20

Procter & Gamble Co.

88.25 -
-3.34
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-3.65
value change %

Nasdaq Index

6629.05 +
+23.99
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+0.36

S&P 500 Cash Index - Chicago Mercantile Exchange

2575.21 +
+13.11
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+0.51

(Close): Leading US shares rose slightly on Friday, despite figures showing a drop in consumer spending for the first time in a year.

Spending, which accounts for 70% of overall economic activity, fell 0.1% in April, the Commerce Department said. Spending rose 1% in March.

The Dow Jones rose 18 points, or 0.1%, to 16,717.17, a new record high, while the Nasdaq was up 0.4%.

Technology groups Intel and Microsoft led the way up, both rising about 1.5%.

Outside the main index, shares in Lions Gate Entertainment slumped 12% after the group reported disappointing results, while shares in fashion retailer Express fell 7% after first quarter earnings fell sharply.