Major U.S. stock-indexes lower on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average in negative territory from the year beginning, as Greece came closer to a debt default after talks with its international creditors fell apart. Talks between Greece and its creditors broke up after less than an hour on Sunday, raising the prospect of Athens being unable to repay $1.8 billion owed to the International Monetary Fund by the end of this month.
Almost all of Dow stocks in negative area (28 of 30). Top looser - United Technologies Corporation (UTX, -1.91%). Top gainer - Intel Corporation (INTC, 0.43%).
S&P index sectors in negative area. Top looser - Conglomerates (-1.4%).
At the moment:
Dow 17698.00 -121.00 -0.68%
S&P 500 2075.25 -9.75 -0.47%
Nasdaq 100 4416.25 -31.00 -0.70%
10-year yield 2.35% -0.04
Oil 59.59 -0.37 -0.62%
Gold 1188.30 9.10 0.77%