Stocks Drift Lower


Hemera/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — It may be time for Wall Street to take a pause, with the major market indexes recently nearing record highs.

The Dow fell 22 points to close at 13,971.24 Monday. The S&P lost one point, led by a decline in its energy sector. The index closed at 1,517.01. The Nasdaq was off about two points, closing at 3,192.

Crude oil futures closed up 1.4 percent at just over $97 dollars a barrel, while gold closed down nearly $18 at $1,648.20 an ounce.

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