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Friday, February 08, 2013 5:13 pm

What the Dow Jones industrial average did Friday

By The Associated Press

The Dow Jones industrial average rose Friday after the government reported that the U.S. trade deficit narrowed sharply in December. The S&P 500 was also boosted by strong earnings reports and closed at its highest in five years.

The Dow closed up 48.92 points, or 0.4 percent, at 13,992.97.

The S&P 500 rose 8.54, or 0.6 percent, to 1,517.93.

The Nasdaq composite gained 28.74, or 0.9 percent, to 3,193.87.

For the week:

The Dow is down 16.82 points, or 0.1 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 4.76 points, or 0.3 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 14.77 points, or 0.5 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is up 888.83 points, or 6.8 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 91.74 points, or 6.4 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 174.36 points, or 5.8 percent.