Wall Street Closing

NEW YORK, 21 Rabi’II, 1438,January 19, 2017, SPA — U.S. stocks closed mixed Wednesday.
The dollar gained ground against a basket of currencies. Light sweet crude oil for February delivery lost $1.18 to $51.30 per barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, while gold futures dropped $9.40 to $1,203.50 per ounce.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 22.38, or 0.11 percent, to 19,804.39. The broader Standard & Poor’s 500 index added 4.01, or 0.17 percent, to 2,271.85. The technology-heavy Nasdaq composite index gained 16.93, or 0.31 percent, to 5,555.65.
–SPA
10:24 LOCAL TIME 07:24 GMT