The Dow fell .34 percent for the day, nudged down by industrial giant Caterpillar, closing at 12,681.16, but finished strong for the week. The Manufactured Housing Composite lost 3.22 percent to close at 1053.50, as housing stocks had a mixed day. Palm Harbor Homes gained 21.50 percent, Nobility Homes climbed .78 percent, Equity Lifestyles (ELS) was up .37 percent, and Sun Communities moved up .23 percent. Skyline Corporation lost 8.44 percent, Deer Valley Corporation fell 8.33 percent, Drew Industries dropped 1.77 percent, Cavco Industries lost .88 percent, UMH dropped .71 percent, MSCI was down .65 percent, and Berkshire Hathaway fell .15 percent.
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