Friday, the S&P 500 settled above 3,000 for the first time, after rising 0.78% for the week.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average chalked up a milestone of its own: the blue chips ended the week above 27,000, gaining 1.52% on the way.  Additionally, the Nasdaq Composite wrapped up the week 1.01% higher.  The MSCI EAFE index, a gauge of overseas developed markets, fell 0.65%.

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