Posted: Feb 22, 2013 3:12 PM
Source: Associated Press
New York- Stocks are closing higher for the first time in a few days, thanks to stronger earnings from big companies like Hewlett-Packard.
The Dow rose 120 points to close at 14,001 Friday.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 13 points to 1,515, but still had a loss of 0.3 percent for the week.
The Nasdaq rose 30 to 3,161.