S&P 500 cuts declines to end flat; Nasdaq falls

S&P 500 cuts declines to end flat; Nasdaq falls

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The S&P 500 cut losses to end nearly flat on Monday after having been weighed down by concerns about slowing Chinese economic growth due to trade tensions between China and the United States.

Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 40.99 points, or 0.15 percent, to 26,488.04, the S&P 500 lost 0.97 points, or 0.03 percent, to 2,884.6 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 52.50 points, or 0.67 percent, to 7,735.95.

(Reporting by April Joyner; Editing by Cynthia Osterman)

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.

Firstpost is now on WhatsApp. For the latest analysis, commentary and news updates, sign up for our WhatsApp services. Just go to Firstpost.com/Whatsapp and hit the Subscribe button.

Updated Date: Oct 09, 2018 02:05 AM

Also See