New York -- U.S. stock indexes ended October quietly Friday, as stocks wiggled between black and red in advance of next week's Federal Reserve meeting and elections.
The Dow Jones industrial average closed 4.39 points, or 0.04 percent, at 11,118.34.
The Nasdaq composite was just above even, gaining a mere 0.04 point to close at 2,507.41 points.
The Standard & Poor's 500 lost 0.52 point, or 0.04 percent, to end the session at 1,183.26 points.
Analysts said they expect the Federal Reserve will announce more stimulus plans, MarketWatch.com said.