Market recap: Stocks closed mixed in lackluster trading ahead of the holiday weekend, but the...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market recap: Stocks closed mixed in lackluster trading ahead of the holiday weekend, but the three major averages logged solid gains for the week as "no one wants to risk staying short" if a deal in Greece is concluded. Natural gas futures surged, pushing two-day gains to 11%, amid more planned cuts in output. Crude oil settled at nine-month highs. NYSE gainers and losers ended roughly even.