A Quiet Day For Stocks


U.S. financial markets saw largely tame trading on Thursday, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed by 22.38 points to 24,553.24. Nasdaq was up 47.69, to 7,073.46.

Also up: Nexstar Media Group, which is again on track for a new all-time high.

At the closing bell, NXST was up $1.38 to $83.11.

What about Nielsen, the subject of a privatization effort similar to the one that snapped up VNU in 2006?

Shares slipped 21 cents, to $25.28.

How did other media issues fare? Get the quick look with the Wall Street Report on the homepage of RBR.com.