US STOCKS SNAPSHOT - S&P 500 holds near 4-year high
Fri, Aug 17 16:05 PM EDT
NEW YORK, Aug 17 (Reuters) - The S&P 500 held near a
four-year high on Friday, and the market's key gauge of anxiety
sank to its lowest since 2007, suggesting a belief that the
problems stressing investors might be closer to a resolution.