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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Thursday

Associated Press Associated Press 10/11/2016

Banks and other financial companies helped lift U.S. stocks mostly higher Thursday, pushing the Dow Jones industrial average to a record high.

Broader market measures were mixed as several sectors struggled, including consumer goods companies, utilities and phone companies. Bond prices continued to fall, sending yields higher.

On Thursday:

The Dow Jones industrial average climbed 218.19 points, or 1.2 percent, to 18,807.88.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index gained 4.22 points, or 0.2 percent, to 2,167.48.

The Nasdaq composite fell 42.28 points, or 0.8 percent, to 5,208.80.

For the week:

The Dow is up 919.60 points, or 5.1 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 82.30 points, or 4 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 162.42 points, or 3.2 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is up 1,382.85 points, or 7.9 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 123.54 points, or 6 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 201.39 points, or 4 percent.

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