How the Dow Jones industrial average fared Monday
Stocks flickered between small gains and losses on Monday, keeping major indexes close to record levels, as investors assessed the latest data on housing. After a weak start to the year, the stock market closed out the second quarter regaining its upward momentum after a weak start to the year.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 25.24 points, or 0.1 percent, to close at 16,826.60.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 index fell 0.73 points, or 0.04 percent, to 1,960.23.
The Nasdaq composite index rose 10.25 points, or 0.2 percent, to 4,408.18.
For the quarter:
The Dow rose 368.94 points, or 2.2 percent.
The S&P 500 rose 87.89 points, or 4.7 percent.
The Nasdaq rose 293.62 points, or 5 percent.
For the year:
The Dow is up 249.94 points, or 1.5 percent.
The S&P 500 index is up 111.87 points, or 6.1 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 231.59 points, or 5.5 percent.