NEW YORK, N.Y. – U.S. and global stocks fell for a third day on Monday, as concerned investors waited to see what the Federal Reserve would do with interest rates later this week and anxiously awaited the fate of Britain’s membership in the European Union.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 132.86 points, or 0.7 per cent, to 17,732.48.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 index lost 17.01 points, or 0.8 per cent, to 2,079.06.
The Nasdaq composite fell 46.11 points, or 0.9 per cent, to 4,848.44.
For the year:
The Dow is up 307.45 points, or 1.8 per cent.
The S&P 500 is up 35.12 points, or 1.7 per cent.
The Nasdaq is down 158.97 points, or 3.2 per cent.