U.S. stocks dip at open after five-year high

NEW YORK Mon Jan 7, 2013 8:10pm IST

A Wall Street sign hangs on a signpost in front of the New York Stock Exchange August 5, 2011. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/Files

A Wall Street sign hangs on a signpost in front of the New York Stock Exchange August 5, 2011.

Credit: Reuters/Lucas Jackson/Files

Related Topics

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell at the open on Monday as markets consolidated after the S&P 500 closed Friday at a five-year high and before this week's start of earnings season.

The Dow Jones industrial average shed 13.37 points, or 0.10 percent, at 13,421.84. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index fell 3.77 points, or 0.26 percent, at 1,462.70. The Nasdaq Composite Index lost 12.13 points, or 0.39 percent, at 3,089.53.

(Reporting by Gabriel Debenedetti; Editing by Kenneth Barry)

FILED UNDER:

Space Programme

REUTERS SHOWCASE

Oil Prices

Oil Prices

Brent edges further above $61 as companies cut upstream investments.  Full Article 

GST Bill

GST Bill

Cabinet clears bill for nationwide goods and services tax.  Full Article 

Aviation Sector

Aviation Sector

Breakingviews: SpiceJet rescue is no fix for India aviation woes.  Full Article 

Global Economy

Global Economy

Fed confident on U.S. growth, opens door wider to rate hike.  Full Article 

Reuters Poll

Reuters Poll

BSE Sensex to hit 32,980 by December 2015  Full Article 

Banking Sector

Banking Sector

Japan banks to bulk up India presence on improving ties   Full Article 

Reuters India Mobile

Reuters India Mobile

Get the latest news on the go. Visit Reuters India on your mobile device  Full Coverage