Stocks Drift as Oil Prices Drop

Crude futures fell after the International Energy Agency slashed its demand projection. Also in focus: Disney earnings, a Boeing contract win

Major stock indexes were mixed in slow trading late Friday afternoon, amid a pullback in oil prices and earnings news from Disney (DIS). Investors were considering the effects of Democratic control of Congress, as former Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin called for higher taxes, says Standard & Poor's Equity Research.

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