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Shares of some top supermarkets companies were mixed at the close of trading: Kroger fell $.15 or .3 percent, to $50.30.
Shares of some top silver companies were mixed at the close of trading: Hecla Mining Co. fell $.04 or 1.2 percent, to $3.22.
Shares of some top restaurant companies were mixed at the close of trading: Brinker International Inc. rose $.70 or 1.4 percent, to $49.37.
Shares of some top staffing companies were down at the close of trading: Kelly Services Inc. class A fell $.03 or .2 percent, to $16.19.
Shares of some top consumer companies were mixed at the close of trading: Clorox fell $.21 or .2 percent, to $89.21.
Shares of some top coal companies were mixed at the close of trading: Arch Coal fell $.05 or 1.6 percent, to $3.15.
Shares of some top autos companies were down at the close of trading: Ford Motor Co. fell $.23 or 1.3 percent, to $17.17.
Shares of some top banks companies were mixed at the close of trading: Bank of America Corp. fell $.03 or .2 percent, to $16.13.
Goldman Sachs has agreed to pay $3.15 billion to resolve claims that it misled U.S. mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac about risky mortgage securities it sold them before the housing market collapsed in 2007.
The Homeland Security Department is warning that more than 1,000 retailers could have a new malicious software program lurking in their cash registers that allows computer hackers to steal financial data about their customers.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is close to a $1 billion settlement deal with the Federal Housing Finance Agency over allegations that it failed to disclose risk to investors on mortgage investments, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal.
The stock market paused Friday, following four days of gains, after a speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen left investors unclear about the central bank's next move on interest rates.
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE Gap Inc., up $2.25 to $45.43 The clothing and apparel retailer reported a 10 percent jump in quarterly profit, topping expectations, and raised its guidance.
A second look at how the American economy performed in the second quarter will be the highlight of a busy economic calendar.
More tensions in Ukraine left the stock market slightly lower in quiet trading.
The Environmental Protection Agency's law enforcement arm has opened an office in Bismarck so that it will have a bigger presence in the North Dakota's booming oil patch.
Grain futures were higher Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled following the deaths of two children who suffocated after they crawled inside the chairs.
Atlantic City's 11 casinos saw their gross operating profit increase by nearly 35 percent in the second quarter of this year.
Toyota announced Friday it will spend $100 million to boost production of the Highlander SUV at its southwestern Indiana factory, with plans to add 300 workers in the next couple of years.