The equity markets end the week in negative territory with the NASDAQ leading the decline, down almost 3.5% for the week.

The Dow , NASDAQ and the S&P 500 are all negative for the week fueled by GE's almost 13% decline on Friday.


The S&P 500 sectors were all negative for the week


Oil hits a new closing record of $110.87 and a new intraday high of $112.21


Note: Gold and Oil reflect the closing price of the pit session.

The Dollar remains weak against most major currencies with the US stock market firmly in negative territory, and economic data rekindling fears about the US economy.

-The dollar index fell -0.26% for the week.