Major Indexes End the Day Lower

Dow falls 53
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Sep 25, 2017 3:11 PM CDT
Trader John Panin, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017.   (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

(Newser) – Technology stocks led US indexes broadly lower on Wall Street, outweighing gains for energy producers and other companies, the AP reports. Facebook and chipmaker Nvidia each lost 4.5% Monday. Retailers were also lower. Amazon lost 1.6%. Energy companies rose along with the price of crude oil. Marathon Oil gained 3.1%. The Standard & Poor's 500 fell 5 points, or 0.2%, to 2,496. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 53 points, or 0.2%, to 22,295. The Nasdaq composite declined 56 points, or 0.9%, to 6,370. Small-company stocks held up better than the rest of the market. The Russell 2000 index edged up 1 point to 1,451, another record high. (Read more stock market stories.)

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