Stocks closed with slight losses on Monday as U.S. companies turned in mixed quarterly results and as tension mounts between Russia and the West over the downed passenger jet in Ukraine.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 48.45 points, or 0.3 percent, to close at 17,051.73.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 index fell 4.59 points, or 0.2 percent, to 1,973.63.
The Nasdaq composite lost 7.44 points, or 0.2 percent, to 4,424.70.
For the year:
The Dow is up 475.07 points, or 2.9 percent.
The S&P 500 index is up 125.27 points, or 6.8 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 248.11 points, or 5.9 percent.