Markets Right Now: US stock indexes end mixed

The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):

4:00 p.m.

U.S. stocks are closing more or less where they started after a day of wavering between small gains and losses.

Retailers gained ground Monday, but banks and health care companies fell. BlackRock fell 3.1 percent after a disappointing second-quarter report.

Gold and copper producer Freeport-McMoRan rose 3.3 percent.

Industrial companies took small losses.

Stock indexes closed at record highs Friday.

The Standard & Poor’s 500 index was little changed at 2,459.

The Dow Jones industrial average slipped 6 points to 21,631. The Nasdaq composite edged up 2 points to 6,314.

More stocks rose than fell on the New York Stock Exchange.

Bond prices rose. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to 2.31 percent.


11:45 a.m.

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