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How the Dow Jones industrial average did Friday

Associated Press Updated: December 12, 2014 at 5:16 pm

U.S. stocks plunged Friday as the rout in oil continued and a report indicated that growth in China, the world's second-largest economy, continues to slow. The market had its biggest weekly decline since May 2012.

On Friday:

The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 315.51 points, or 1.8 percent, to 17,280.83.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 33 points, or 1.6 percent, to 2,002.33.

The Nasdaq composite declined 54.57 points, or 1.2 percent, to 4,653.60.

For the week:

The Dow is down 677.96 points, or 3.8 percent.

The S&P 500 is down 73.04 points, or 3.5 percent.

The Nasdaq is down 127.16 points, or 2.7 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is up 704.17 points, or 4.3 percent.

The S&P 500 index is up 153.97 points, or 8.3 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 477.01 points, or 11.4 percent.

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