The tech-heavy index was up 0.33 percent at 7,914.22, a quarter of a percent away from hitting an all-time high.
The S&P index recorded 24 new 52-week highs and 2 new lows, while the Nasdaq recorded 66 new highs and 40 new lows.
US stock-index benchmarks slumped to start Friday trade, tracking a global equity retreat fueled by a mounting currency crisis in Turkey, which raised the alarm for possible contagion into other markets.
The VIX Volatility Index was higher at 13.20 for a gain of 1.93 points or 17.13%.
S&P 500 e-minis were down 12.75 points, or 0.45 percent and Nasdaq 100 e-minis were down 40.25 points, or 0.54 percent.
Leading sector declines was the S&P energy index, which fell 0.9 per cent. Occidental Petroleum fell 4.2 per cent after it maintained a tepid production forecast for the year.
The Nasdaq is up 79.77 points, or 1 per cent.
Bank shares led the way lower in the U.S.as Bank of America, Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley all dropped at least 1 percent.
Citigroup, the most global of the major US banks, fell 2.4 per cent. JPMorgan, Wells Fargo and Bank of America were also lower.
United States stocks were set to open slightly higher on Thursday, with the S&P 500 aiming at a fresh record as strong earnings helped weather the impact of trade tensions.
Tesla Inc's shares also fell to a two-day low and wiped out all the gains fuelled by Chief Executive Elon Musk's recent tweet announcing a plan to take the company private.
Declining issues outnumbered advancing ones on the NYSE by a 2.10-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 1.51-to-1 ratio favoured decliners.
"We have been in a tug of war between broadly positive economic conditions and the uncertainty of trade risk", said Bill Northey, senior vice president at U.S. Bank Wealth Management in Helena, Montana. That compares with the 6.3 billion daily average for the past 20 trading days, according to Thomson Reuters data.
Meanwhile, the bodies of three Czech soldiers killed in a suicide bombing claimed by the Taliban in Afghanistan arrived in Prague. After a day of intense fighting, Afghan commandos and United States air strikes drove the group to the outskirts of the city.
On Saturday, Erdoğan said it was a pity the U.S. was choosing Brunson over its strategic North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally. President Donald Trump on Friday tweeted that he had authorized the doubling of steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey.
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Asylum seekers previously had to show that the government in their native country was "unable or unwilling" to protect them. The lawsuit says the police did not act when she contacted them. "This is pretty outrageous", Sullivan said .
Another appeal for lbw, this time against new batsman Jonny Bairstow , but a faint outside edge saves him on this occasion. Pujara, who has shown in the past he can cope with typical English conditions, set off for a single off Anderson.
Ten people were taken to hospital suffering from hypothermia and minor injuries, said regional police spokesman Jerome Tallaron. Rescuers walk past a damaged tent in a flooded camp ground in Saint-Julien-de-Peyrolas, southern France.
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