NEW YORK The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones industrial average indexes ended Wednesday's session with slight gains as expectations for timing on a rate hike timing were largely unchanged after minutes from the most recent meeting of the U.S. Federal Reserve. The Dow Jones industrial average .DJI rose 15.54 points, or 0.09 percent, to 18,144.2, the S&P 500 .SPX gained 2.45 points, or 0.11 percent, to 2,139.18 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC dropped 7.77 points, or 0.15 percent, to 5,239.02.
(Reporting by Chuck Mikolajczak; Editing by Nick Zieminski)
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Updated Date: Oct 13, 2016 02:15:05 IST