S&P 500, Nasdaq end higher with Netflix
FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., January 21, 2020. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
NEW YORK (Reuters) – The S&P 500 ended slightly higher and the Nasdaq eked out a record high close on Thursday, helped by a jump in Netflix, while news about the coronavirus outbreak spreading from China and mixed earnings results kept a lid on the market.
Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI fell 26.45 points, or 0.09%, to 29,159.82, the S&P 500 .SPX gained 3.74 points, or 0.11%, to 3,325.49 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 18.71 points, or 0.2%, to 9,402.48.
Reporting by Caroline Valetkevitch; Editing by Sandra Maler