Stocks were indicated to close lower Friday as selling intensified late in the session pushing major indexes to near their lows for the day.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.6% to 29,320.57 while the S&P 500 was down 0.4% to 3,567.19 in late trading Friday. The Nasdaq Composite Index was down 0.1% to 11,888.83.
For the week, the major indexes were poised to close mixed. The Dow and S&P 500 were both set to close lower while the Nasdaq was set to post a slight gain.