S&P 500, Nasdaq End on Record Highs

The Dow also jumps 51 points
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Jul 26, 2019 3:08 PM CDT
In this July 19, 2019, file photo, specialist Mark Otto, left, and trader Fred DeMarco work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.   (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

(Newser) – Stock indexes rose Friday following strong profit reports from Google's parent company, Twitter, and other big corporations, per the AP. A government report also showed that US economic growth slowed in the spring, down to an annual pace of 2.1%, but it was still stronger than economists expected. For the day, the S&P 500 rose 22 points to 3,025, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 51 points to 27,192, and the Nasdaq composite rose 91 to 8,330. The closes for the S&P and Nasdaq were record highs. (Read more stock market stories.)

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