|Wall Street edges up, but business spending a drag|
|Thursday, 25 October 2012 16:12|
Stocks eked out small gains on Thursday in another uninspiring session on Wall Street, with worries about weak business spending keeping investors wary.
Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones industrial average .DJI was up 26.34 points, or 0.20 percent, to end unofficially at 13,103.68. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index .SPX was up 4.23 points, or 0.30 percent, to finish unofficially at 1,412.98. The Nasdaq Composite Index .IXIC was up 4.42 points, or 0.15 percent, to close unofficially at 2,986.12.