Major U.S. stock indexes mostly declined on Monday after scaling intraday record highs. However, early rally in retail shares largely run out of steam.
The S&P 500 slipped to 2,601.42 while the Nasdaq Composite Index dipped 0.2%, to finish at 6,878.52. But the Dow Jones Industrial Average inched up 0.1%, to close at 23,580.78.
The retail sector attracted the most attention of investors, as the holiday shopping season continues. According to Adobe's forecasts, online sales in Cyber Monday would set a new record.