A day with highs and lows for stocks ended up in the red as a late push fell short of...

|By:, SA News Editor

A day with highs and lows for stocks ended up in the red as a late push fell short of break-even. The Dow closes -0.3% (-30.23) to 9711.97, but still closes its best quarter since 1998 (up 15%); S&P 500 -0.4% (-3.70) to 1056.91; Nasdaq -0.1% (-1.62) to 2122.42. Crude +5.4% to $70.29. Gold +1.4% to $1,008.10.