Dow touches another record high

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Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., December 9, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Copyright Reuters 2016)

The Dow hit a new record high on Monday, while the S&P was less than a point away from touching another all-time high. The Nasdaq was lower, after the three major indexes registered fresh record highs on Friday.

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 7.14 points, or 0.04 percent, to 19,763.99. The S&P 500 lost 1.03 points, or 0.045585 percent, to 2,258.5. The Nasdaq Composite dropped 19.90 points, or 0.37 percent, to 5,424.60.

(Reporting by Tanya Agrawal)