Stock indexes rose in the morning, but by afternoon they had drifted mostly lower. At one point the Dow Jones industrial average was up 86 points, but it closed with a gain of nearly 35 points
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 34.79 points, or 0.3 percent, to close at 13,610.15.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 0.47 points, or 0.03 percent, to 1,460.93.
The Nasdaq composite fell 13.27 points, or 0.4 percent, to 3,136.19.
For the week:
The Dow is up 173.02, or 1.3 percent.
The S&P 500 is up 20.26 points, or 1.4 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 19.96 points, or 0.6 percent.
For the year so far:
The Dow is up 1,392.59 points, or 11.4 percent.
The S&P 500 is up 203.33 points, or 16.2 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 531.04 points, or 20.4 percent.