The market saw buyers return on Friday after two days of heavy losses, mindful of the economy's growing problems but attracted by stocks' lower prices. The Dow rose 248.02, or 2.85 percent, to 8,943.81. The S&P 500 added 26.11, or 2.89 percent, to 930.99, and the Nasdaq climbed 38.70, or 2.41 percent, to 1,647.40. For the week, the Dow fell 4.1 percent, the S&P 500 lost 3.9 percent, and the Nasdaq slid 4.3 percent.
11-07-2008 6:03 PM