The S&P 500 slipped 0.08% to 1,805.80 in afternoon trading Friday.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was off 0.07% to 16,086.22, while the Nasdaq was up 0.37% to 4,059.89.

The yield on a 10-year Treasury bond rose 0.29% to 2.74%.

The price of gold was up 1.05% to $1,250.90 per ounce.


Aliso Viejo-based Smith Micro Software Inc. was up about 9% to $1.41 for a market value of $52.25 million. The company's shares have risen nearly 14% since its announcement Tuesday that it regained compliance with NASDAQ Capital Market's $1 minimum bid price requirement. Smith Micro makes software for cell phones and connecting mobile devices to wireless networks, has


Huntington Beach-based action-sports apparel maker and retailer Quiksilver Inc. rose about 2% to $8.90 for a market value of $1.50 billion.