Stocks Finish Mostly Higher

The markets saw only limited follow-through from Thursday's rally. Next week, investors will eye the Fed's policy meeting -- and the latest Iraq headlines

Stocks finished the week on a high note, with the major indexes posting slight gains Friday -- one day after the biggest single-day gain thus far in 2003. The markets weighed news that President Bush said the U.S. would unveil a long-delayed Middle East peace plan. Meanwhile, a key measure of consumer sentiment fell to its lowest level in over a decade in March.

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