S&P 500 hits fresh record above 5,100 as Wall Street tries to end the week on a high note: Live updates

February 23, 2024

Stocks rose Friday, building on the strong gains seen in the previous session as investors looked to end the week on a high note. The S&P 500 gained 0.3%, breaking above 5,100 for the first time. The Nasdaq Composite flatlined. The S&P 500 had best day since January 2023, while the Nasdaq Composite popped 3% for its best session since February 2023. The 30-stock Dow gained 1.2%.