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    By Avi Kapoor U.S. stocks traded higher midway through trading, with the Nasdaq Composite gaining around 70 points on Friday. The Dow traded up 0.11% to 37,288.04 while the NASDAQ rose 0.48% to 14,832.05. The S&P 500 also rose, gaining, 0.06% to 4,722.55. Check This Out: Top 4 Defen