Look at all the parts of the market hitting records despite pandemic, election uncertainty

Traders work during the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on March 19, 2020, at Wall Street in New York City.
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Key areas of the U.S. market hit record highs on Friday even amid a chaotic presidential election and murky economic forecasts.

The VanEck Vectors Semiconductors fund popped to a new high as Xilinx gained 12%, Teradyne added 4.1% and NXP climbed 3.75%.