How the Dow Jones industrial average fared Monday

By: The Associated Press
December 8, 2014 Updated: December 8, 2014 at 5:05 pm

U.S. stocks fell on Monday as oil prices turned sharply lower and spooked investors into dumping shares of drillers and other energy-service companies. Chevron dropped 3.7 percent and Exxon Mobil lost 2.3 percent.

On Monday:

The Dow Jones industrial average lost 106.31 points, or 0.6 percent, to 17,852.48.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 15.06 points, or 0.7 percent, to 2,060.31.

The Nasdaq composite fell 40.06 points, or 0.8 percent, to 4,740.69.

For the year:

The Dow is up 1,275.82 points, or 7.7 percent.

The S&P 500 index is up 211.95 points, or 11.5 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 564.10 points, or 13.5 percent.

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