The S&P 500 was up 0.1% to 4,495.45 in midday trading Friday.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was flat at 34,880.61, while the Nasdaq was up 0.1% to 15,262.08.

Crude oil rose 2.2% to $69.66.

Gold fell 0.4% to $1,793.10.

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The yield on a 10-year Treasury increased 3.6% to 1.35%.


Irvine-based Netlist Inc. (OTC: NLST) fell 6.8% to $4.49 for a market cap of $1 billion. The memory products maker was trading on volume higher than its daily average Friday and has climbed nearly 600% since the start of the year.

Aliso Viejo auto-focused tech firm Indie Semiconductor Inc. (Nasdaq: INDI) was up 4.2% to $11.44 for a market cap of $1.5 billion. The company last week announced its $159 million acquisition of Quebec-based TeraXion Inc.