Stock market live news updates: Stocks open mixed on holiday-shortened trading day

Stock market live news updates: Stocks open mixed on holiday-shortened trading day

Stock market live news updates: Stocks open mixed on holiday-shortened trading day Stocks opened mixed on a shortened day of trading on Black Friday. Near 9:35 a.m. ET, the S&P 500 was down less than 0.1%, the Dow was up 0.2%, and the Nasdaq was off by about 0.5%. The U.S. stock market will close at 1:00 p.m. ET on Friday; financial markets in the U.S. were closed on Thursday for Thanksgiving. Stocks finished with gains on Wednesday, the week's …