Monday, October 07 15:09:22
U.S. stocks fell today as the partial U.S. government shutdown dragged on with no signs of a softening in the positions of politicians over the debt-ceiling limit or budget impasse.
Dow Jones industrial average was down 137.11 points, or 0.91 percent, at 14,935.47. The Standard and Poor's 500 Index was down 15.33 points, or 0.91 percent, at 1,675.17. The Nasdaq Composite Index was down 32.59 points, or 0.86 percent, at 3,775.16.