Stocks fluctuated Monday after Wall Street posted its fifth consecutive week of gains.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 36 points, or 0.13%, to 28,575, the S&P 500 fell 0.06% and the Nasdaq was up 0.08%.
The S&P 500 closed at a record high for the sixth straight session Friday, and the Nasdaq also set a record. The Dow moved into positive territory for the year.
For the week, the S&P 500 jumped 3.3%, the Dow rose 2.6% and the Nasdaq gained 3.4%.
Stocks got a boost last week from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s comments that the central bank would keep interest rates low even if inflation rises above its target levels.
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