June 8, 2018
Ending a choppy week, markets were steady on Friday despite friction over trade at this weekend's G-7 meeting. The Dow, at 25,316, ended higher Friday to post a strong 2.8 percent gain on the week. Bond yields swung higher and lower much of the week to end slightly higher with the 2-year yield up 1 basis point at 2.48 percent and the 10-year up 4 basis points at 2.94 percent. The dollar index slipped slightly on the week with oil higher near $66.50 and gold steady at just above $1,300.