NEW YORK, Oct 5 (Reuters) - The S&P 500 eased from 5-yearhighs hit after a strong U.S. jobs report and traded slightlylower on Friday as investors booked profits before the start ofthird-quarter earnings season next week.
The Dow Jones industrial average gained 20.46 points,or 0.15 percent, to 13,595.82. The Standard & Poor's 500 index
dropped 1.19 points, or 0.08 percent, to 1,460.21. TheNasdaq Composite index dropped 11.31 points, or 0.36percent, to 3,138.14.
(Reporting By Edward Krudy; Editing by Kenneth Barry)
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