The stock market paused Monday, ending on a mixed note, after a string of records in recent weeks.
Investors had little company-specific news to digest, although the U.S. and other world powers reached a deal to limit Iran's nuclear program, an event that pushed down oil prices and energy stocks.
The Dow rose 7.77 points, or 0.1 percent, to close at 16,072.54.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 2.28 points, or 0.1 percent, to 1,802.48.
The Nasdaq composite rose 2.92 points, or 0.1 percent, to 3,994.57.
For the year:
The Dow is up 2,968.40 points, or 22.7 percent.
The S&P 500 is up 376.29 points, or 26.4 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 975.06 points, or 32.3 percent.