Market recap: Stocks edged higher to finish a big week, as the weak jobs report lent support to...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market recap: Stocks edged higher to finish a big week, as the weak jobs report lent support to Bernanke’s assessment that the labor market remains a "grave" concern. Treasury prices rose and precious metals jumped as investors played the QE trade. Materials and metals stocks ripped higher as China unleashed a big infrastructure spending program. NYSE gainers topped losers seven to five.