At the end of trading in New York, the Dow was calculated at 28.606,31 points, an increase of 0,39 percent compared to the previous trading day. A few minutes earlier, the broader S&P 500 had been in the red with around 3.480 points (-0,03 percent), the Nasdaq technology exchange calculated the Nasdaq 100 at that time with around 11.865 points (-0,25 percent).
According to market observers, the deadlock in negotiations on a new US stimulus package is causing investors to act cautiously. The European common currency trended a little stronger on Friday evening. One euro cost 1,1714 US dollars (+0,03 percent). The gold price was weaker, in the evening 1.899,54 US dollars were paid for one troy ounce (-0,43 percent).
This corresponds to a price of 52,14 euros per gram.