Market recap: Stocks extended this week's rally, with the Dow and S&P logging fresh closing...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market recap: Stocks extended this week's rally, with the Dow and S&P logging fresh closing highs, helped by an upbeat labor report which, combined with sluggish growth, reinforces views that the Fed will continue to stimulate. In a momentum rally, the path of least resistance is up. Plunging PC sales weighed on big techs; H-P, Microsoft and Intel fell sharply. Crude oil was down; gold was up.