How the major stock indexes fared on Wednesday
U.S. stock prices closed mixed, held in check by a warning from the huge package delivery company FedEx that its profits would be hurt because of a slowdown in the global economy.
The Dow Jones industrial average closed up 11.54 points, or 0.1 percent, at 13,047.48.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 1.50 points, or 0.1 percent, to 1,403.44.
The Nasdaq composite index lost 5.79 points, 0.2 percent, to 3,069.27.
For the week:
The Dow is down 43.36 points, or 0.3 percent.
The S&P 500 is down 3.14 points, or 0.2 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 2.31 points, or 0.1 percent.
For the year so far:
The Dow is up 829.92 points, or 6.8 percent.
The S&P 500 is up 145.84 points, or 11.6 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 464.12 points, or 17.8 percent.