Everything went wrong this past week—and yet everything ended up all right for the stock market.
On the surface, it doesn’t look like much happened. The
Dow Jones Industrial Average
advanced 83.81 points, or 0.2%, to 34,870.16, while the
rose 0.4%, to 4369.55, and the
gained 0.4%, to 14,701.92. The indexes even managed to finish the week at record highs. It’s exactly the kind…