Tech, energy shares lift Wall Street

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the closing bell in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street ended higher on Friday as gains in tech and energy stocks more than offset weakness in the financial sector, while a slide in Home Depot kept the Dow in check.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average <.DJI> fell 2.53 points, or 0.01 percent, to 21,394.76, the S&P 500 <.SPX> gained 3.8 points, or 0.16 percent, to 2,438.3 and the Nasdaq Composite <.IXIC> added 28.57 points, or 0.46 percent, to 6,265.25.

For the week, the Dow added 0.05 percent, the S&P rose 0.21 percent and the Nasdaq gained 1.84 percent.

(Reporting by Sinead Carew; Editing by Nick Zieminski)