Stocks closed higher on Wall Street Friday after modest gains erased some of the market’s steep losses from a day earlier.
The market ended a turbulent week of trading with its third straight weekly loss as investors continue to fret over the prospect of a prolonged trade war between the U.S. and China. U.S. stock markets will be closed Monday in observance of Memorial Day.
The S&P 500 rose 3.82 points, or 0.1%, to 2,826.06.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 95.22 points, or 0.4%, to 25,585.69.
The Nasdaq composite added 8.72 points, or 0.1%, to 7,637.01.
The Russell 2000 index of small company stocks climbed 12.73 points, or 0.9%, to 1,514.11.