By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks uploaded a 4th straight week of rises however ended Friday little changed as losses in health care shares counter gains in energy. Apple shares increased 1.2 percent to $114.18, another document high. The stock lifted the Nasdaq, which outperformed various other indexes. Biotech stocks were amongst largest decliners in the S&P health treatment index, which fell 0.8 percent as well as was the biggest bother on the S&P 500. Gilead dropped 2.1 percent to $102.06, while Biogen Idec shed 3.9 percent to $305.43 and was the largest percentage decliner on both the S&P 500 as well as Nasdaq. The Nasdaq biotech index dropped 2 percent, its largest decrease in concerning a month. Energy stocks increased 0.8 percent adhering to a bounceback in oil rates. Also helping to limit the day’s losses was a stronger-than-expected increase in October retail sales. The S&P 500, which hasn’t made a 1 percent move this month, is now up 10.4 percent for the year. “Many collection managers are lagging the indices and there are visiting be some aggressive efforts to offset efficiency in the following six weeks. Those that are under spent are visiting intend to be a lot more invested,” claimed Michael James, taking care of director of equity trading at Wedbush Securities in Los Angeles. “The market will either tread water or move higher away to the end of the year” preventing a huge decline in oil costs, he said. The Dow Jones commercial standard fell 18.05 points, or 0.1 percent, to 17,634.74, the S&P 500 gained 0.49 points, or 0.02 percent, to 2,039.82 as well as the Nasdaq Composite included 8.40 points, or 0.18 percent, to 4,688.54. For the week, the Dow and S&P 500 rose 0.4 percent as well as the Nasdaq climbed up 1.2 percent. Shares of Hertz Global Holdings fell 4.6 percent to $21.69 after it claimed it would certainly reiterate 2012 and 2013 economic results. Shares of affordable airline company Virgin America Inc rose 30.4 percent in their market debut. Quantity was once again light. Regarding 6 billion shares transformed practical UNITED STATE exchanges, below the 6.5 billion average this month, according to BATS Global Markets. NYSE advancers surpassed decliners 1,618 to 1,452, for a 1.11-to-1 proportion on the benefit; on the Nasdaq, 1,380 concerns dropped and also 1,309 advanced for a 1.05-to-1 proportion preferring decliners. The S&P 500 posted 27 new 52-week highs and also 4 new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 65 brand-new highs as well as 53 new lows. (Extra reporting by Chuck Mikolajczak; Modifying by Nick Zieminski)Financial investment & & Business InformationFinanceNasdaq